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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
James Purdey & Sons, London, England 10 H.L. Purdy, Inc. 6
Descriptions
leather 2024
Names
case 87
Date:
1964
Dimensions:
overall length: 43 in
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Clara R. Toppan
Inscription:
on top of canvas/leather case: F.W.T. [on top of leather case:] F.W.T. [top of barrel:] J. PURDEY & SONS./ AUDLEY HOUSE. SOUTH AUDLEY STREET. LONDON. ENGLAND. [watertable:] (proofmark) 3 1/4 TONS/. 729' (arm with blade)/ NP/ 12 (in a diamond) 2 3/4" [either side of receiver:] J. PURDEY & SONS [lower tang:] 26719
Remarks:
Cased Purdey custom made double barrel shotgun with custom accessories: (a) stock and receiver; (b) barrel; (c) forend; (d) leather case; (e) canvas case; (g) 2-piece cleaning rod; (h) cleaning brush and case; (i) small cleaning brushes and case; (j) cleaning brush; (k) cleaning jag; (l) wool mop; (m) brass brush; (n) snap cap; (o) snap cap; (p) wooden cylinder box w/ 2 firing pins and 2 firing pin springs; (q) spanner; (r) large screw driver; (s) small screw driver; (t) combination tool; (u) oil bottle; (v) key; (w) key; (x) booklet
Model:
Double Barrel
Caliber/Gauge:
12 gauge
Serial Number:
26719
Accession Number:
2001.35.1d

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.


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