A fine 20-bore (2¾in) 'The Sporting Model' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50557 In its leather case with makers accessories
Lot 292S2
A fine 20-bore (2¾in) 'The Sporting Model' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50557 In its leather case with makers accessories including multi-choke set comprising skeet, cylinder, 3/8 & 5/8 chokes, together with their choke-key
Sold for £18,000 (US$ 27,964) inc. premium

Lot Details
A fine 20-bore (2¾in) 'The Sporting Model' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50557 In its leather case with makers accessories
A fine 20-bore (2¾in) 'The Sporting Model' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50557
Hold-open toplever, fully-selective single-trigger with manual safety-slide, fully-detachable lockwork and trigger-mechanism, the action with side-bolsters and with best bold foliate-scroll engraving, well-figured stock with pistolgrip and recoil-pad, the barrels, engraved Holland & Holland, London, with matt ventilated top-rib
Weight 6lb. 6¾oz., 14¾in. pull (14 1/8in. stock), 28in. barrels, approx. 3/8 & cyl. choke (multi-choke), 2¾in. chambers, London nitro proof
In its leather case with makers accessories including multi-choke set comprising skeet, cylinder, 3/8 & 5/8 chokes, together with their choke-key

Footnotes

  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 1997
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