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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 56

    A 12-BORE BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR PIGEON GUN BY W. POWELL & SON, NO. 14616

    Price Realised  

    A 12-BORE BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR PIGEON GUN BY W. POWELL & SON, NO. 14616
    Treble-grip action with side clips, foliate scroll engraving, some colour hardening, automatic safety, the figured stock with semi-pistolgrip and rubber recoil pad, Anson pattern forend (repaired), the barrels with raised filed matt rib.
    Weight 8lbs., 14½in. stock, 30in. barrels, chokes approx. 3/8 & 5/8, 3in. chambers (originally 2¾in.), nitro proof


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