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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 21

    A 12-BORE HAMMER GUN BY MANUFACTURE LIEGEOISE D'ARMES, NO. 127890

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    A 12-BORE HAMMER GUN BY MANUFACTURE LIEGEOISE D'ARMES, NO. 127890
    The treble-grip action body with side-clips and deeply carved percussion fences, rebounding backlocks, top-lever, foliate-scroll engraving, bright and reblued finish, highly figured stock with recoil pad,sling-swivels, the barrels with raised matt game rib, doll's head extension and Maker's details
    Weight 6lb. 10½oz., 14½in. stock including ¾in. rubber recoil pad, 27¾in. barrels, chokes approx. ¼ and 7/8, 2¾in. chambers, recent nitro proof


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    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.
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