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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    A FINE 16-BORE BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY JOSEPH HARKOM, NO. 2239

    Price Realised  

    A FINE 16-BORE BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY JOSEPH HARKOM, NO. 2239
    No. 2 of a pair, the treble-grip action body with fine scroll engraving, carved fences, some traces of colour hardening, automatic safety, the fully figured stock with side flats and drop points, horn butt-plate (chipped), the re-browned damascus barrels with game rib.
    Weight 5lb. 14¾oz., 14½in. stock, 28¼in. barrels, chokes approx. I.C. & 3/8, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a leather case


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