A 12-bore sidelock hammer gun by E. James & Co., no. 1722
Toplever, rebounding sidelocks with C-scroll hammers, percussion fences, the lockplates each engraved depicting a gundog in pursuit of game-birds and with foliate-scrollwork, the trigger-guard engraved en suite, well-figured stock with pistolgrip, horn pistolgrip-cap and horn butt-plate, horn-tipped forend, the rebrowned damascus barrels with broad game-rib engraved E. James & Co.
Weight 7lb. 2¾oz., 14¼in. pull (14in. stock), 28in. barrels, both approx. ¼ choke, 2½in. chambers, Birmingham Black Powder proof