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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 26

    A 12-BORE 'CLASS D' MODEL BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY JOHN RIGBY, NO. 17547

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    A 12-BORE 'CLASS D' MODEL BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY JOHN RIGBY, NO. 17547
    Treble-grip action with some scroll engraving, bright finish, automatic safety, figured stock, Anson pattern forend, the barrels with slight dents and pits, sunk game rib.
    Weight 6lb. 4½oz., 13¼in. stock, 28in. barrels, chokes approx. cylinder & ¼, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a canvas on oak case. 'J. Blanch' label.


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