Object Title

Centrefire double barrelled shotgun - by David Brabner

Centrefire double barrelled shotgun - by David Brabner

Date

about 1880

Object Number

XII.11892

Provenance

Donated by private donor. The object was inherited through family. It is likely that the object was purchased from David Brabner in the 1800's.

Physical Description

With browned twist damascus barrels engraved 'D.Brabner, Doncaster' along the rib, breeches engraved with foliage between engraved borders, foliate scroll engraved tang, signed border engraved back-action locks with depiction of dogs putting up ducks and fitted with hammers. The action is of the Jones underlever type, with a double bite lock. Birmingham proof marks, All fitted within a wooden guncase.

Materials

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

14 bore

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