A 12-bore (2¾in) hammer gun by A. Lancaster, no. 3959 In a canvas leg-of-mutton slip
Lot 125S2
A 12-bore (2¾in) hammer gun by A. Lancaster, no. 3959 In a canvas leg-of-mutton slip
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,568) inc. premium
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A 12-bore (2¾in) hammer gun by A. Lancaster, no. 3959
The rib, top-tang and trigger-guard tang engraved '1', sidelever (possibly replaced), rebounding backlocks with dolphin hammers, percussion fences, foliate-scroll engraving, well-figured stock with engraved heel-and-toe plates, the rebrowned damascus barrels (slightly loose on action) with game-rib engraved A. Lancaster, 27 South Audley Street, London... (indistinct)
Weight 6lb. 14½oz., 14½in. stock, 30in. barrels, both approx. cyl., 2¾in. chambers, Birmingham nitro reproof
In a canvas leg-of-mutton slip
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