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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 16

    A 5.6x50 REMINGTON MAG/16-BORE SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR COMBINATION GUN-RIFLE BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 17623, WITH EXTRA 16-BORE BARRELS

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    A 5.6x50 REMINGTON MAG/16-BORE SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR COMBINATION GUN-RIFLE BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 17623, WITH EXTRA 16-BORE BARRELS
    Bolstered treble-grip action body, engraved with scenes of wildlife, pewter finish, side clips, cocking indicators, automatic safety, sling-swivels, the stock with pistolgrip (capped), cheekpiece and composition buttplate, the barrels with fixed back sight and foresight mounted on a matt solid raised rib.
    Weight as combination gun-rifle 7lbs 9½oz., as 16-Bore gun 6lbs 15½oz., 14½in. stock, 26in. barrels as combination gun-rifle, 28in. barrels as 16-Bore gun, choke approx. full as combination gun-rifle, chokes approx. 7/8 and full as 16-Bore gun, 2¾ in. chambers, nitro proof
    In Maker's carton


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