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A 12-BORE BOHEMIAN D.B. PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN

BY J. ENDEL OF PRAGUE, CIRCA 1850

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A 12-BORE BOHEMIAN D.B. PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN
By J. Endel of Prague, circa 1850
With rebrowned twist barrels (small dent) signed and numbered '2' on the rear of the rib, patent breeches engraved with basketwork and with a partridge at the centre, long tang numbered '2' and engraved with running vines and a pointer and with inlaid white-metal escutcheon engraved with coronet and initials 'EC', stepped back-action locks engraved with further vines, and a fox and a roe deer, each in a landscape, figured walnut half-stock, carved and chequered grip, iron mounts en suite with the locks, horn tang to the trigger-guard, raised cheek-piece, iron sling swivels, and original wooden ramrod (right nipple missing, fore-end cracked and repaired)
29¼in. (74.3cm.) barrels
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