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Shot Belt - Leather & Brass Reg. No: ST 022031
- Alternative Name(s): Shot Pouch, Shot Snake
Double leather shot belt with adjustable brass chargers. The two pouches would allow shot and gunpowder to be carried together, or be used for different sizes of shot.
The chargers would have been used to deposit a measured amount of gunpowder to fire the gun.
- Double leather shot belt with adjustable brass chargers.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr William Cole, 1943
|Tagged with:||firearms, firearm accessories, shot belts|
|Themes this item is part of:||William Edwin James Cole, Gun Collector (1864-1952), Arms Collection, William Cole Arms Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ARMS & ARMOUR|
|Tertiary Classification:||tools & equipment|
|Collector:||Mr William Cole, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900 - 1943|
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