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    Sale 7643

    Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    21 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 68

    AN AS NEW 12-BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER 'ULTIMATE GRADE 6' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER TRIGGER-PLATE EJECTOR GUN BY BROWNING, NO. 39720MM

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    AN AS NEW 12-BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER 'ULTIMATE GRADE 6' MODEL OVER-AND-UNDER TRIGGER-PLATE EJECTOR GUN BY BROWNING, NO. 39720MM
    Large scroll engraved action with gold inlaid game birds, duck to the right, pheasant to the left, against their natural setting, a labrador engraved to the underside, gold-wash trigger, manual selective safety, hold-open top lever, figured pistolgrip with side-flats and drop points, ebonite butt-plate.
    Weight 7lb. 1½oz., 14¾in. stock including plate, 28in. barrels, multi chokes, 2¾in. chambers, nitro proof
    In Maker's plastic case


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