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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '47S' MODEL SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 790373

    Price Realised  

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '47S' MODEL SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 790373
    Bolstered treble-grip action, with open scroll engraving, pewter finish, side-clips, inset cocking indicators, automatic safety, sling-swivels, figured stock with cheekpiece and butt-plate, barrels with matt raised rib.
    Weight 7lb. 3½oz., 14½in. stock including ¼in. butt-plate, 28in. barrels, chokes approx. 7/8 & extra full, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof


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