A 13-Bore Percussion Sporting Gun
Lot 257
A 13-Bore Percussion Sporting Gun
Sold for £187 (US$ 306) inc. premium

Lot Details
A 13-Bore Percussion Sporting Gun
Signed Greavs, Mid-19th Century
With rebrowned twist barrel (minor dents, one ramrod-pipe missing), unusual foliate engraved breech with white-metal line, long foliate engraved tang and signed back-action lock (hammer associated), figured maple half-stock with chequered grip and numbered '2' on each side of the butt, foliate engraved iron mounts comprising butt-plate and trigger-guard with basic pineapple finial, white-metal fore-end cap, and vacant white-metal escutcheon (some wear overall, ramrod missing), Birmingham proof marks; together with the remains of a percussion gun, converted from flintlock (barrel and lock badly pitted, hammer incomplete, butt, ramrod and fore-end cap missing, trigger-guard mostly missing) (2)
The first 92 cm. barrel
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