Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Robert Adams

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Robert Adams

Date

1890

Object Number

XII.10317

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From West Mercia Police, no.11.

Physical Description

The sidelocks are decorated with scrollwork. The action is an Adams Patent double lump lock underlever. It has a walnut stock with rubbed chequering and a steel buttplate. The barrels are damascus twist. The centrefire pins are absent

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.95 inches
BarrelLength710 mm
OverallLength1120 mm
OverallWeight3.06 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1486

Calibre

0.68 in

Inscriptions and Marks

London view and proof

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