Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Thomas Bissell

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Thomas Bissell

Date

1865

Object Number

XII.1832

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1968 from Northumberland Police. no.95. Recieved November 1971.

Physical Description

The barrels have been sawn short

Dimensions

BarrelLength14.5in
OverallLength31in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 8943

Calibre

12 bore

Associations

Notes

Thomas Bissell's patent no. 1461 of May 27th 1865 refers.