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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 44

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '201 E' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 152433

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    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '201 E' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 152433
    The bolstered quadruple-grip action body inset with cocking indicators, foliate scroll engraving with game scenes, manual safety, articulated front trigger, figured straight hand stock with buttplate, three-piece forend, the barrels with matt ventilated top rib and wooden side fillets.
    Weight 6lb. 13½oz., 14 3/8in. stock, 27½in. barrels, chokes approx. ¾ & I.C, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a leather case


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