12B SideBySide Hammer Gun by T.Hill
12B Iconic SideBySide Hammer Gun by T.Hill, recorded as Thomas Hill, Birmingham Gunmaker between 1894-1900, which dates this early 12B cartridge gun perfectly. The barrel locking system is the Jones patented UnderLever Screw Grip invented by Henry Jones in 1859, the design of which, was also used in many big game double rifles of the time. The side locks are engraved to one side with a dog flushing pheasants, and to the other, flushing partridges. The overall finish to the metalwork is a mixture of patination and dull bare metal giving it a pleasing antique look. Comes with Birmingham Proof House deactivation certificate. £250.