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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 55

    A 12-BORE BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR GUN BY W. W. GREENER, NO. 75125, COMPLETE WITH AN EXTRA SET OF BARRELS

    Price Realised  

    A 12-BORE BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR GUN BY W. W. GREENER, NO. 75125, COMPLETE WITH AN EXTRA SET OF BARRELS
    Treble-grip action body with Greener cross bolt extension, elongated action flats, border line engraved, retaining traces of colour hardening, non-automatic side safety, pistolgrip stock (pinned at head) with recoil pad and side flats, the 30in. and 23½in. (shortened) barrels with extension and file cut game rib, both engraved with Maker's details
    30in. barrels: weight 7lb. 10¾oz., chokes approx. ½ and full, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof
    23½in. barrels: weight 7lb. 1½oz., chokes approx. true cylinder to both, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof
    15in. stock including ¾in. pad
    In a leather case with El caballo trade label


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