A very fine cased Manton of Calcutta rifle

Stock Code: 7817

A very fine cased Manton of Calcutta rifle 53" overall with additional shotgun barrel. 36 ½" 7 groove rifled 11 bore barrel octagonal to round with bead foresight & peephole rearsight engraved at the breech 'London' stamped on the underside with Tower private proofs,' . Border & floral engraved lockplate engraved 'Manton' in a ribbon. Dolphin head border engraved hammer engraved butt cap, tang & trigger guard. Well figured stock chequered at wrist & fore-end, with German silver fore-end cap. With additional 13 bore shotgun barrel 33" long with Tower private proofs. In its original figured mahogany case with some accessories including 2 ramrods, bullet mould, ebony turned box of bullets, shot flask & powder flask. These multi-purpose weapons were very popular with sportsmen & East India Company officers in India.

c1845

Gun in very good condition, both bores nearly perfect. Case & accessories in distressed condition.

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Price: £2,750.00

Available: Yes

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