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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 94

    A 12-BORE OVER-AND-UNDER BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 168764

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    A 12-BORE OVER-AND-UNDER BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 168764
    Light scroll engraving, blued finish, quadruple-grip action body with side bolsters, non-automatic safety, cocking indicators, figured stock with pistolgrip, pistolgrip cap, cheek-piece and butt plate, sling- swivels, the barrels with matt solid top rib and wooden side fillets
    Weight 7lb. 3½oz., 14 5/8in. stock, 28in. barrels, chokes approx. full and ¾, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof


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