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gun, junk

Object / Artefact › History
  • Other titles
    Chinese junk gun
  • Description
    matchlock junk gun or fort gun
    large barrel stamped with a scroll pattern; barrel has been displaced from furniture; external decorative bellmouth; hole in underside, possible pivot point; brass trigger
  • Other Number
    20874, 1934.316, W1537.1
  • Accession number
    1934.316
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
gun, junk, 1934.316, W1537.1, 20874, Photographed by Richard NG, digital, 15 Mar 2017, © Auckland Museum CC BY
gun, junk, 1934.316, W1537.1, 20874, Photographed by Richard… … Read more

Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1934.316, W1537.1, 20874
  • Collection
  • Production
    unknown (gunmaker)
    China
    Pre 1934
    20th century
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 1007mm
      (overall)
    • 0 - Whole length : 697mm
      (barrel)
    • 0 - Whole width : 95mm
    • 0 - Whole height : 140mm
  • Classification
    military (Level 1)
    › arms & armaments (Level 2)
    › firearms (Level 3)
    › gun, junk (Level 4)
  • Record created
    5 September 2002

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