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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 37

    A .375 H&H MAGNUM TAKE-DOWN MAUSER SPORTING RIFLE BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, NO. 28024

    Price Realised  

    A .375 H&H MAGNUM TAKE-DOWN MAUSER SPORTING RIFLE BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, NO. 28024
    Mauser action, turn-off barrel (areas of light pitting) and forend, folding adjustable peep sight attached to cocking piece, flag safety, the stock with pistolgrip (cap missing), cheek-piece and horn butt plate, sling-eyes, the barrel with block-mounted open sights and ramp mounted blade and folding ring foresights
    Weight 8lb. 15oz., 15in. stock, 24½in. barrels, nitro proof


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    The Makers have kindly confirmed that the rifle was completed in 1911.

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