United Kingdom - Tatham & Egg - Former - Percussion - Rifle - 14 Bore

Description
United Kingdom - Tatham & Egg - Former - Percussion - Rifle - 14 Bore
Very good + - 1801 - Barrel is Smoothbore

This Former High Quality Rifle Made By Tatham & Egg ( Operated Between 1801 And 1814), the Famous London Makers who were Gunmakers to King George III
The Rifle was converted from Flintlock to 14 Bore Percussion
the rifling has been removed from the 24'' barrel and it is now smooth bored, It's Damascus barrel bears it's maker's name on the top faceback
Back Sight and under Rib are missing (so that the Rifle be used only for Decoration) in exception of this, the rifle is in very good condition

Lot details
Country of manufacture
United Kingdom
Manufacturer/ Maker
Tatham & Egg
Weapon Type
Rifle
Firing mechanism
Percussion
Sub-type
Former
Caliber
14 Bore
Condition
Very good +
Year of Manufacture
1801
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Smoothbore
Material
Damascus Barrel(s)
Overall Length
106 cm
Barrel/ blade length
63 cm
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