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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    A 12-BORE ASSISTED OPENING SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY L. BRANCQUAERT, NO. 3614

    Price Realised  

    A 12-BORE ASSISTED OPENING SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY L. BRANCQUAERT, NO. 3614
    Bolstered treble-grip action body, best quality rose and scroll engraving with traces of colour hardening, side-clips, automatic safety, articulated front trigger, sling-swivels, straight hand stock with butt-plate, Anson pattern forend, the chopper-lump barrels with matt raised rib.
    Weight 6lb. 15oz., 13 3/8in. stock, 29½in. barrels, chokes approx. ½ & ½, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a lightweight leather case (one lock defective)


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    Special Notice

    Sporting Guns. Unless otherwise stated, this gun is a double-barrelled hammerless shotgun. Every gun (blue label), with specific exceptions (yellow label), requires a Shot Gun Certificate.
    VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.


    Post Lot Text

    The serial number to the trigger tang is 1287.
    Underside of action bar dented - some minor surface cracks. This has been cleared for safety and sale by the Proof House.