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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 41

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 785420

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    AN AS NEW 12-BORE SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY GEBRUDER MERKEL, NO. 785420
    The bolstered treble-grip action with side-clips, the action body engraved in relief with scenes of the chase, pewter finish, automatic safety, inset cocking indicators, well figured stock with semi-pistol grip and cap, cheekpiece and butt-plate, sling-swivels, barrels with matt raised rib.
    Weight 7lb. 3.1/oz., 14 5/8in. stock, 28in. barrels, chokes approx. 7/8 & full, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof


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