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Catalog Number ART2006.87
Object Name Shotgun, Double Barrel
Description Double-barrel caplock muzzle loading shotgun, built by H. H. McKenney, gunsmith of Biddeford, about 1850-1860. Original ramrod gone, a dowel rests in its place.
An advertisement for McKenney appears in the 1866 City Directory, page 49. It was believed to be the property of George R. Andrews, co-owner of the grocery firm Andrews + Horrigan.
Date 1850
Artist McKenney, H. H.
Dimensions W-7 L-44 inches
Collection ARTIFACT COLLECTION
People McKenney, H. H.
Andrews, George R.
Search Terms Biddeford
Biddeford businesses
Biddeford products
Place of Origin Biddeford (Me.)