A 28-bore (2¾in) boxlock ejector gun by Watson Bros, no. 6289 In its leather case
Lot 471S2
A 28-bore (2¾in) boxlock ejector gun by Watson Bros, no. 6289 In its leather case
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,622) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 28-bore (2¾in) boxlock ejector gun by Watson Bros, no. 6289
The sides of the treble-grip action-body with bold foliate-scroll engraving, highly-figured stock with semi-pistolgrip, the rebrowned damascus barrels with game-rib engraved Watson Bros., 29 Old Bond St., London
Weight 4lb. 15¼oz., 14 3/8in. stock, 28in. barrels, approx. ¼ & 3/8 choke, 2¾in. chambers, Birmingham nitro proof (right barrel-thickness at 16, left barrel-thickness at 19+)
In its leather case

Footnotes

  • The makers have no details for this gun, but have confirmed that it would have been completed circa 1895
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