Item ref: 4019
Private collection, United Kingdom
Private collection, USA
Thomas Hewson is recorded working as a gunmaker at 133 Fetter Lane, London 1805-08, then at 36 Piccadilly, 1808-20. He may be the Thomas Hewson (b.1773) who emigrated to South Africa in 1820 and set up as a gunsmith in Grahamstown there.