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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 8

    A SINGLE BARREL 7x75R SIDELOCK EJECTOR SPORTING RIFLE BY AN UNIDENTIFIED AUSTRIAN MAKER, NO. 2576

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    A SINGLE BARREL 7x75R SIDELOCK EJECTOR SPORTING RIFLE BY AN UNIDENTIFIED AUSTRIAN MAKER, NO. 2576
    The bolstered action body with floret and tight scroll engraving, silver finish, gold washed cocking indicators and lock pins, manual safety, sling swivels, well figured stock with pistolgrip, cheekpiece and rubber recoil pad, Deeley-pattern forend, the barrel with short matt stepped rib, fixed open rearsight, block mounted foresight, the breech end mounted with a Zeiss DIAVARI- Z 2.5-10x52 telescopic sight in quick release mounts.
    Weight 8lbs. 15oz. (with telescope), 14 3/8in. stock, 26in. barrel, nitro proof
    In a leather case


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