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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 46

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '201 E' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 152654

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    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '201 E' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 152654
    The bolstered quadruple-grip action body inset with cocking indicators, foliate scroll engraving with game scenes, manual safety, single trigger, figured stock with pistolgrip (capped) and buttplate, three-piece semi-beavertail forend, the barrels with matt ventilated top rib and wooden side fillets.
    Weight 7lb. 1½oz., 14½in. stock, 28in. barrels, chokes approx. ¾ & cylinder, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof
    In a leather case


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