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AN EXCEPTIONAL 20 BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER SELF-OPENING "ROYAL" SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, NO. 40803 AND EXTRA SET OF BARRELS
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AN EXCEPTIONAL 20 BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER SELF-OPENING "ROYAL" SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, NO. 40803 AND EXTRA SET OF BARRELS

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AN EXCEPTIONAL 20 BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER SELF-OPENING "ROYAL" SIDELOCK EJECTOR GUN BY HOLLAND & HOLLAND, NO. 40803 AND EXTRA SET OF BARRELS
Best traditional bold engraving retaining virtually all original colour hardening finish, hand-detachable lock, gold inlaid cocking indicators, rolled edge trigger guard, automatic safe, serial number and "safe" inlaid in gold, the chopper lump barrels have been engraved "Holland and Holland, 33 Bruton Street, London", the game ribs engraved "The Royal", the extra set of barrels identified by a gold inlaid star, highly figured exhibition grade semi-pistol grip stock with leather covered recoil pad
Weight with 28in. barrels 5lb 14oz., with 30in. barrels 6lb., barrels 28in. and 30in., chokes (28in.) ¼ & ½, (30in.) ½ & extra full, 2¾ in. chambers to both, nitro proof.
In the Maker's brass bound oak and leather case with cleaning rod, oil bottle, snap caps, spare set of strikers and cleaning accessories. the presentation oak and leather case is also protected by a leather bound outer canvas cover.
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VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
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Lot Essay

The Makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 1986 and is as originally delivered.
The gun remains in unused condition.
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