Originally Posted by kahnjar1
Just came to me as a trade, and in need of a good clean. It never ceases to amaze me what is in underneath the dirt and grime of years. According to the story, this piece was brought back from North Africa after WW2 and has been stored in a shed ever since.
The barrel is wrapped in silver and has silver, brass and iron bands. The nails are silver, as is the engraved plate on both sides of the stock.