Kernaghan was still in business at the oubreak of the Civil War and in January, placed an advertisement in the "Daily Advocate" On P. This particular gun was made in Birmingham England The barrel secured by double keys into the one piece stock with nicely engraved supporting escutcheons.
Donald: There were likely several hundred thousands if not millions of shotguns made worldwide in Please post detailed pictures of both sides of the gun, both sides and top and bottom of the receiver area and readable, close-ups of ALL markings including the barrel flats, barrel underside and the frame watertable for identification and evaluation. Please high light all markings with chalk or a white grease pencil for enhanced readability.
A double-barreled shotgun is a shotgun with two parallel barrelsallowing two shots to be fired in quick succession. Modern double-barreled shotguns, often known as doublesare almost universally break open actions, with the barrels tilting up at the rear to expose the breech ends of the barrels for unloading and reloading. Since there is no reciprocating action needed to eject and reload the shellsdoubles are more compact than repeating designs such as pump action or lever-action shotguns.
Original Item: Only One Available. This is an original antique circa double-barreled shotgun with original 18 inch barrels commonly known as a "coach gun". Features an under lever action that when depressed opens the breach, twin back action hammer locks, engraving which covers and extends over the hammers, action and other parts.
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This is a vintage looking Breech Loaded Double Barrel Shotgun Patent print, framed using reclaimed lumber with a great modern rustic look. Measuring 11"W x 13"H, it is the perfect fit for any room in your home, office, cabin or man cave. Great gift idea for the gun enthusiast, vintage gun collector or outdoorsman in your life! Includes hanging hardware.
During the golden years of American double guns, there were several primary companies making guns. The Golden age of American shotguns lasted only about 40 years, from about until the Great Depression. Guns were made after that time, but most collectors agree that quality began to decline after the depression.