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Belgian double-barrelled pistol

Belgian double-barrelled pistol
Title
Belgian double-barrelled pistol
Date 
1845-1860
Medium 
Wood, iron
Dimensions 
barrel length: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm ) Overall: 6 7/8 in. ( 17.5 cm )
Description 
Wood and iron percussion pistol; double-barreled with boxlock frame and bag handle; engraved lines on barrel tang and on both sides of lock; stamped mark on left side of lock.
Object Number 
X.105
Marks 
stamped: left lock: "E/LG" (proof mark often stamped on guns made in Liege, Belgium)
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this pistol was restored in 1941.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group