PRISON-MADE DOUBLE-BARRELED PISTOL
This gun was found along with other homemade firearms in the cell of two Celle prison inmates on November 15, 1984. The weapons had been made in the prison’s metal workshop. They were loaded with pieces of steel and match-heads.
Part of a collection of photographs by Marc Steinmetz - a collection of prison Escape tools :
Inmates have got lots of time on their hands. What better way to make use of this resource than doing handicrafts?
Creativity pays, especially when it facilitates escape. These examples bear witness to man’s love of freedom.
Check out the collection of ingenuity and creativity here.