Walking Stick Gun - Blackthorn Reg. No: ST 021842
- Blackthorn walking stick rifle, round brass rifled barrel 21 1/2 in. (343 mm) long enclosed in an iron jacket.
- Cane comprises two iron sections japanned black and studded with knobs to imitate blackthorn stick, one section houses barrel and the other the spring chamber. Gun is cocked by a key. Cane has an ivory knob. Pump and key missing.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr William Cole, 1943
|Tagged with:||air guns, rifles muskets british, walking stick guns|
|Themes this item is part of:||Arms Collection, William Cole Arms Collection, William Edwin James Cole, Gun Collector (1864-1952)|
|Primary Classification:||ARMS & ARMOUR|
|Model Name/Number:||Blackthorn Walking Stick|
|Collector:||Mr William Cole, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|