Sporting gun by Jacques Gorgo

Repeating breech-loading sporting gun.

Details

Medium:
Walnut, steel, & gold
Dimensions:
160 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £10,650)
Acquired in:
1977

Walnut stock, steel barrel, with gold filigree work. Inscribed 'Gorgo Londini fecit'. Gorgo, Swiss in origin but working in London 1680-1720. Walnut stock, steel barrel, gold filigree work.

Venue details

Royal Armouries Museum Armouries Drive, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS10 1LT 0113 220 1999 www.royalarmouries.org

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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