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A 12-BORE BACKLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, No. 28875, 'No 3 Model', hand-detachable locks, gold-inlaid cocking-indicators, best bold foliate-scroll engraving, boldly-figured stock, the barrels with game-rib

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A 12-BORE BACKLOCK EJECTOR GUN BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, No. 28875, 'No 3 Model', hand-detachable locks, gold-inlaid cocking-indicators, best bold foliate-scroll engraving, boldly-figured stock, the barrels with game-rib
Weight 6lb. 10½oz., 14½in. stock, 30in. barrels, approx. cyl. & 5/8 choke, 2½in. chambers, nitro proof
In its brass-mounted leather case

Lot Essay

Holland & Holland have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in November 1915. Whilst by no means a scarce feature, the addition of hand-detachable locks on a third grade gun indicates extra quality as does the underlining of 'engraved' in the maker's entry
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