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Catalog Number 10671-1
Title Shotgun, Single-Barrel, Cartridge
Object Name Shotgun, Single Barrel
Description Snider British military rifle converted to a shotgun and shipped to Africa; "Zulu;" single shot, breech loading; 10 guage; iron alloy metal parts; full stock converted to half stock; military converted to civilian
Culture British
Material wood, iron alloy
Place of Origin England
Makers mark on top of barrel: "zulu;" "LEG" in a circle on barrel near receiver along with several other unidentified marks
Height (in) 7.75
Length (in) 51
Other Name Shotgun, Zulu
History Believed to have belonged to donor's grandfather. Copy of advertisement from Francis Bannerman's catalog from 1907 featuring this type of gun
Credit line Richard F. Rardin Sr., Milford, Nebraska
Collection Rardin, Richard F.