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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 78

    A PAIR OF 12-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUNS BY C.S. ROSSON & CO., NOS. 3740/1

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF 12-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUNS BY C.S. ROSSON & CO., NOS. 3740/1
    Fine rose and scroll engraving retaining virtually all original colour hardening, gold inlaid numbering to top-levers, ribs and forends, gold inlaid automatic safety catches, stocks with some figure and drop points, the no. 2 gun with repair to lower right horn and the forend with very minor crack, the barrels with game ribs engraved with Maker's details
    Weight 6lb. 8oz., 14¾in. stocks, 28 1/8in. barrels, chokes approx. I.C. and ½, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
    In Maker's leather case (2)


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    The guns were completed circa 1977 and appear to be virtually unused.

    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 these guns have been re-barrelled and re-finished overall to a very high standard.