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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 58

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '76 E' MODEL SIDE-PLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY SIMSON, NO. 780988

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    AN AS NEW 12-BORE '76 E' MODEL SIDE-PLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY SIMSON, NO. 780988
    Bolstered treble-grip action body, with engraved scroll-work and game scenes, pewter finish, side clips, inset cocking indicators, automatic safety, sling-swivels, well figured stock with buttplate, the barrels with matt raised rib.
    Weight 7lb 2oz., 14½in. stock, 28in. barrels, chokes approx. 7/8 & 7/8, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof


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