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Parker VH grade sawed off shotgun
Parker VH grade sawed off shotgun. This double trigger, double barreled, side by side 20 gauge shotgun is made of engraved "Vulcan" fluid steel and has checkered walnut stocks. The barrels and forestock have been sawed off at 9.6 inches; the shoulder stock has been cut to leave only a pistol grip, which is wrapped in black electrical tape. Manufactured by Parker Brothers in Meriden, Connecticut. Confiscated by the Minneapolis Police Department in Minnesota.
Content Category: artifacts
43.5 centimeters length (overall)
24.3 centimeters length (barrel)
Made by: Parker Bros. (Meriden, Conn.)
Made in: Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Collected by: Minneapolis (Minn.), Police Department, Weapons Review Board
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Firearms
Discovery: 1992 (Date confiscated.)
Content: 03/26/1878 (Patent date)
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
1996.241.4 (Accession Number)