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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 49

    A FINE AND VIRTUALLY UNUSED 28-BORE BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY WESTLEY RICHARDS, NO. 2102

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    A FINE AND VIRTUALLY UNUSED 28-BORE BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY WESTLEY RICHARDS, NO. 2102
    Large scroll and game scene engraving, the scallop-backed action body with depictions of game birds in their natural setting and to the action base a pointer, the action and furniture retaining almost all original finish, figured stock, barrels with game rib engraved with Maker's details
    Weight 5lb 4oz, 14 3/8in. stock, 25in. barrels, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a leather-bound case by Beretta


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    Sporting Guns. Unless otherwise stated, this gun is a double-barrelled hammerless shotgun. Every gun (blue label), with specific exceptions (yellow label), requires a Shot Gun Certificate.
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