A fine pair of 12-bore self-opening sidelock ejector guns by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 27265/6 In their
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A fine pair of 12-bore self-opening sidelock ejector guns by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 27265/6 In their leather motor-case
Sold for £37,200 (US$ 62,489) inc. premium
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A fine pair of 12-bore self-opening sidelock ejector guns by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 27265/6
Best bouquet and foliate-scroll engraving, much hardening-colour, cocking-indicators, highly-figured stocks (No. 1 a replacement, possibly by the makers) with recoil-pads, the chopper-lump barrels with game-ribs engraved J. Purdey & Sons, Audley House, South Audley Street, London, England
Weight 6lb. 12oz. (No. 1), and 6lb. 9½oz. (No. 2), 14 3/8in. pull, 30in. barrels, approx. I.C. & 3/8 choke (No. 1) and ¼ & 3/8 choke (No. 2), 2½in. chambers, London nitro proof
In their leather motor-case

Footnotes

  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the guns were completed in 1965
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