Object Title

Percussion sporting gun - By Ezekial Baker

Percussion sporting gun - By Ezekial Baker

Date

1820

Object Number

XII.11786

Provenance

Presented 28 May 2009. Previously on deposit, B.0470. Purchased in Britain by the donor's uncle some years before 1939 and used in New Zealand during World War II for hunting for food.

Physical Description

Converted from flintlock to percussion by the drum and nipple technique

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Associations

Places Britain