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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 26

    A 20-BORE 'S687 EELL DIAMOND PIGEON' MODEL SINGLE-TRIGGER OVER-AND-UNDER SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY BERETTA, NO. M54964B

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    A 20-BORE 'S687 EELL DIAMOND PIGEON' MODEL SINGLE-TRIGGER OVER-AND-UNDER SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY BERETTA, NO. M54964B
    Fine floral and scroll engraved action body and furniture, the left lockplate depicting ducks in flight, the right depicting snipe in flight, "P. BERETTA S687 EELL DIAMOND PIGEON" engraved to action base, brushed bright finish, gold washed single-trigger, non-automatic selective safety, figured stock with pistolgrip and oval, rubber recoil pad, the barrels with raised matt ventilated rib.
    Weight 6lbs. 4oz., 14½in. stock including 3/8in. pad, 28in. barrels, multi choke, 3in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a plastic case


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