A .450/.400 (3IN. NITRO EXPRESS) D.B. HAMMERLESS BOXLOCK NON-EJECTOR RIFLE BY R.B. RODDA, NO. 252
Bolstered treble-grip action-body, automatic safety, the heavy side-bolsters and the triggerguard engraved with vignettes of bear, leopard and deer, the whole surrounded by foliate-scrollwork, stock with pistolgrip, engraved pistolgrip-cap, cheekpiece and recoil-pad, sling-eyes, the 'Hammered Fluid Steel' chopper-lump barrels with matt sight-vamp, open-sights and ramp-mounted bead-foresight
Weight 10lb. 9oz., 14 5/8in. pull, 24in. barrels, nitro proof
In its brass-mounted leather case (without handle), the lid stamped 'HIS HIGHNESS MAHARAO RAJA SIR RAGHUBIR SINGHI SAHIB BAHADUR G.C.I.E., K.C.S.I. CHIEF OF THE BUNDI STATE'