Object Title

Centrefire pump-action magazine shotgun - System Sjorgen

Centrefire pump-action magazine shotgun - System Sjorgen

Date

1910

Object Number

XII.10329

Provenance

Acquired via the Museum Consortium from the Home Office Amnsesty of 1989. Suffolk Police, no.5

Physical Description

The action is a reciprocating breech block with 5 shot magazine. There are wooden foregrip and stops, and a hard rubber butt plate with a monogram inscribed. The metalwork is blued and now somewhat rusty. A leather sling is attached

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 48 in (1219 mm), Barrel length: 28 in (711 mm), Weight: 7 lb. 8.5 oz. (3.42 kg)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1836

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Swedish view and proof marks

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