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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 73

    A 12-BORE SELF-OPENING SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY J. PURDEY & SONS, NO. 15747

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    A 12-BORE SELF-OPENING SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY J. PURDEY & SONS, NO. 15747
    Fine rose and scroll engraving, arrowed cocking indicators, automatic gold inlaid safe, shortened barrels with game rib (ribs loose and rib filler to muzzle end missing).
    Weight 6lbs. 11oz., 14¼in. stock, 26in. barrels, chokes approx. cylinder & IC, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof


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    The Makers kindly confirm that this gun was made in 1896 and restocked in 1974.

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