Item ref: 2969
Private collection, USA
W.Keith Neal and D.H.L. Back, The Mantons: Gunmakers, pp.19-20, 225, plates 70-73
D.H.L. Back, The Mantons 1782-1878 p.80, plates 81a-d
Barrels bearing London proof marks and crowned gold-lined maker’s stamp
This is one of the earliest firearms known by Joseph Manton, probably manufactured in the second year of his production.