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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 6

    A FINE .338 WIN. MAG MAUSER SPORTING RIFLE BY MASSIN, NO. ND 9008

    Price Realised  

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    A FINE .338 WIN. MAG MAUSER SPORTING RIFLE BY MASSIN, NO. ND 9008
    Customised receiver, magazine floorplate and trigger-guard all with bold scroll engraving and blued finish, sling-swivels, the highly figured stock with pistolgrip, engraved and blued pistolgrip-cap, cheekpiece, the stock inset with cartridge-trap with sprung cover, capped forestock, Monte Carlo comb, ventilated recoil pad, the barrel with matt short sight rib, open sights, ramp mounted bead foresight with protector, the receiver mounted with a Swarovski Optik Habicht 1.5-6x42 Nova telescopic sight in quickly detachable mounts.
    Weight 11lb. 9½oz. (including scope), 14¼in. stock, 25½in. barrel, nitro proof


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