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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 74

    A 12-BORE 'OVUNDO' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY WESTLEY RICHARDS, NO. 18310

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    A 12-BORE 'OVUNDO' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY WESTLEY RICHARDS, NO. 18310
    Bold foliate engraving with coin finish, double-trigger, hand detachable locks, lock plate inspection ports for viewing trigger mechanism, automatic safety, fully figured stock, forend with horn cap, the barrels with file-cut solid top rib.
    Weight 6lb. 7½oz., 14 1/8in. stock, 26in. barrels, chokes approx. ½ & extra full, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a leg of mutton case


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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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