Item number : UK MIS BLAND BC 001
Origin : United Kingdom
Style : English Style
Gauge : 12
Suitable for pinfire : Yes
Stabilizer : Yes
Cartridge pusher : Yes
Maker : Thomas Bland & Sons, London
Markings : “T. BLAND & SONS LONDON, 12” on press lever
Biggest length : 280 mm
Weight : 505 grams
Press lever : Hardened steel lever no. 6 with black painted wooden handle
Turning lever : Steel lever with black painted wooden handle
Closing cup : Internal brass
Barrel : Short barrel, brass inlined
Materials body : Cast iron body
Paint : Retains virtually all of its original green paint
Table clamp : Steel screw has round top without pins.
Top rectangular with 3 deep ribs
Condition : Good
Repairs : None
It is possible that Thomas Bland was only a gun dealer who used tools from other makers.
There is a full name “Thomas Bland & Sons, London” instead of the usual brand mark of the “B” in a square.