A 13-Bore D.B. Pin-Fire Sporting Gun
Lot 366
A 13-Bore D.B. Pin-Fire Sporting Gun
Sold for £500 (US$ 840) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 13-Bore D.B. Pin-Fire Sporting Gun
By John Venables & Son, St. Aldates, Oxford, Circa 1870
With rebrowned twist damascus sighted barrels signed in full along the rib, slender foliate scroll engraved tang decorated with wildfowl in a landscape at the breech, signed border engraved rounded back-action locks decorated with scrolling foliage and each with safety-catch behind the hammer, hammers, rounded action, rotary under-lever and mounts all decorated en suite, highly figured butt, chequered grip and detachable fore-end, the latter with horn tip, and silver escutcheon with traces of owner's initials, London proof marks
71.1 cm. barrels
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