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    Sale 7449

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    AN 8 x 57MM DOUBLE-BARRELLED BOXLOCK EJECTOR SPORTING RIFLE BY CHAPUIS, NO. 14894

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    AN 8 x 57MM DOUBLE-BARRELLED BOXLOCK EJECTOR SPORTING RIFLE BY CHAPUIS, NO. 14894
    Trigger plate action, the action body with plain silver finish and border engraving, carved fences in floral design, non-automatic safety, the figured stock with cheek-piece, wooden butt plate and pistolgrip with engraved cap and trap, sling-swivels, the blued barrels with short matt sight rib, open sight and ramp mounted foresight
    Weight 7lb. 9½oz., 15in. stock, 23½in. barrels, nitro proof


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