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    Sale 7547

    Exceptional and Fine Sporting Guns and Rifles

    12 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE .300 WIN MAG SINGLE-TRIGGER OVER-AND-UNDER 'F. MACK' ENGRAVED SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR RIFLE BY WINKLER, NO. 423656

    Price Realised  

    AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE .300 WIN MAG SINGLE-TRIGGER OVER-AND-UNDER 'F. MACK' ENGRAVED SIDEPLATED BOXLOCK EJECTOR RIFLE BY WINKLER, NO. 423656
    Exceptionally fine quadruple-grip bolstered action body, carved with classical and mythological hunting scenes set in woodland surroundings, the bolsters carved with floral motifs, the underside with engraved large scroll and carved stag in natural setting, the work signed 'F. Mack', non-automatic safety, Greener-style crossbolts, figured pistolgrip stock with cheekpiece, the cap with scroll engraving and gold inlaid initials 'P. S', loops for sling, three-piece forend, the barrels with side fillets and mounted open backsight and mounted foresight, with ZEISS DIAVARI -Z 1.5 6x42 scope in quickly detachable mounts.
    Weight 10lbs. 13oz. (with scope), 13 7/8in. stock, 25½in. barrels, nitro proof
    In full length plastic case


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