Type G Lightening Painted Trade Gun

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The paint design for this trade gun came from the painting by Benjamin West titled

'The Death of General Wolfe'.

 

For more info on the painting, click here.

 

This gun is a typical English style from the mid 18th century. The brass mounts were all copied from original pieces. The barrel is 42" long, octagon to round in 20 gauge. (.62 smoothbore) The lock is by Davis. It is correctly marked with 'London' on the top of the barrel and View, Proof and barrel maker's stamps on the side flat.

 

Weight is 7 lbs. and the length of pull is 13 ".

 

 

$2200

 

 

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