Looks like a good quality sporting weapon that a hunter might use on small or medium game.
A work exclusively on makers marks would be the so called "Stockel" (HAANDSKYDEVAABENS BEDMMELSE), probably sold out, probably only in German ... There is an 'old' work, but still useful, called ARMOURERS MARKS by Dudley Gyngell ...
The crown, forming the base of the cross, also serves as ventilation for the church.
This building was made possible by revenues generated by its pastor Father Coughlin, the fiery and controversial radio personality whose broadcasts had 3.5 million listeners at the height of his popularity.
He continued his efforts in his magazine until he was finally forced by the Bishop of Detroit, to cease his political activity and resume his duties as a parish priest.
For more information about Father Coughlin: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Coughlin and; lang=en& Module Id=10005516 and; gov/history/cough.html" © Brian Callahan 2009 All rights reserved.