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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 79

    A PAIR OF 12-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUNS BY BOSS & CO., NOS. 4554 5

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF 12-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUNS BY BOSS & CO., NOS. 4554 5
    Full rose and scroll engraving by J. J. Sumner, action bars boldly inscribed "BOSS'S PATENT" on stippled ground, gold inlaid cocking indicators, single trigger, rolled edge trigger-guards, well figured stocks with leather covered recoil pads, the steel barrels with raised game rib.
    Weight 6lbs. 13½oz. (no. 1 gun), 6lbs. 15½oz. (no. 2 gun), 14¾in. stock (no. 1 gun), 15in. stock (no. 2 gun), 30in. barrels, chokes approx. cylinder & cylinder, 2½in. chambers, recent nitro re-proof
    In a double oak and leather case


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    Special Notice

    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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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the Number 1 gun has crack to the lower right horn, but it has been repaired. The Number 2 gun, the trigger mechanism may require attention.