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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    AN AS NEW 9.3x74R DOUBLE-BARRELLED SIDELOCK EJECTOR SPORTING RIFLE BY KETTNER, NO. 40.3858

    Price Realised  

    AN AS NEW 9.3x74R DOUBLE-BARRELLED SIDELOCK EJECTOR SPORTING RIFLE BY KETTNER, NO. 40.3858
    Bolstered treble-grip action body engraved with large scroll retaining virtually all original colour hardening, cocking indicators, hand detachable locks, automatic safety, set triggers, figured pistolgrip stock with cheekpiece, composition buttplate, sling swivels, barrels with raised matt rib and open sights, Zeiss DIAVARI 1x telescopic sight in quickly detachable mounts.
    Weight 9lbs. 8oz. (including scope), 14½in. stock (including buttplate), 25¾in. barrels, nitro proof
    In a brass bound leather case


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