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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    A 12-BORE BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR GUN BY CHARLES OSBORNE, NO. 75995, TOGETHER WITH A 12-BORE SINGLE-BARRELLED HAMMER EJECTOR GUN BY COGSWELL & HARRISON, NO. 69921

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    A 12-BORE BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR GUN BY CHARLES OSBORNE, NO. 75995, TOGETHER WITH A 12-BORE SINGLE-BARRELLED HAMMER EJECTOR GUN BY COGSWELL & HARRISON, NO. 69921
    The first with action and furniture scroll engraved, brushed bright finish, automatic safety, figured stock with butt-plate, re-blued barrels with game rib, the second with top lever, scroll engraved action, brushed bright.
    Weight 6lb. 8oz., 14 3/8in. stock including in. buttplate, 30in. barrels, chokes approx. ¼ & 7/8, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof, the second weight 6lb. 9oz., 14 3/8in. stock including 1in. butt-plate, 32 1/16in. barrel, choke approx. 3/8, 2¾in. chamber, nitro proof


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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.
    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.