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Single barrel shotgun:...Portland Maine...Aug.1st.1880

Object Number: 
1953.121
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Wood, steel
Dimensions: 
barrel length: 30 1/4 in. ( 76.8 cm ) Overall: 46 in. ( 116.8 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: barrel: "LOVELL CHAMPION MADE BY JOHN LOVELL COMPANY/PORTLAND MAINE PATENTED AUG. 1889"
Description: 
Wood and steel shotgun; single-barreled breech-loader with top lever; stamped mark on barrel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the U.S. Coast Guard Supply Center
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group