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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 65

    A 12-BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY C.S. ROSSON & CO., NO. 2699

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    A 12-BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY C.S. ROSSON & CO., NO. 2699
    Fine rose and scroll engraving with brushed bright finish, gold inlaid cocking indicators, figured stock with drop points and ebonite extension, Sir Joseph Whitworth steel chopper-lump barrels with game rib engraved with Maker's details
    Weight 7lb., 14¾in. stock including 1in. extension, 29in. barrels, chokes approx. I.C. and ½, 2½in. chambers, nitro reproof


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