Mark Murray Flutter is senior curator at the Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds.

Percussion shotgun (dated 1862), made by LePage Moutier for the 1862 International Exhibition in South Kensington. From the W. Keith Neal collection. © Royal Armouries

Collecting historic firearms in the 21st century

Where is the line between antique firearms suitable for inclusion in historic collections, and weapons requiring a licence?

27 Apr 2017