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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 69

    A 16-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY WILLIAM POWELL & SON, NO. 12848

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    A 16-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY WILLIAM POWELL & SON, NO. 12848
    Fine rose and scroll engraving retaining traces of colour hardening, automatic gold inlaid 'safe', figured stock with drop points, figured wooden extension, small crack to stock at left side forward of hand, barrels with game rib and Maker's details, barrels slightly off face.
    Weight 6lbs. 2oz., 15in. stock (including 2¼in. wooden extension), 28in. barrels, chokes approx. I.C & ½, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
    In Maker's brass bound leather case


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