Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading walking stick shotgun

Centrefire breech-loading walking stick shotgun

Date

1950

Object Number

XII.10471

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via the Home Office Buy-in Scheme (Disguised Weapons) from Cambridgeshire Police (no.035/02), 9th March 1993.

Physical Description

Simple breech mechanism fitted with an extractor. The body of the cane is covered in a wood veneer finish. The swivalling collar hides a folding trigger and has etched decoration of geometric design. The handle is of horn. The muzzle is unprotected

Dimensions

BarrelLength650mm
OverallLength855mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

9 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

none

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