A 12-bore boxlock ejector gun by Joseph Lang & Son, no. 8409
Lot 147S2
A 12-bore boxlock ejector gun by Joseph Lang & Son, no. 8409
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,045) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 12-bore boxlock ejector gun by Joseph Lang & Son, no. 8409
The sides of the treble-grip action-body with the makers name engraved in a scrolling banner and bouquet and foliate-scrollwork, 'Safe' in blue enamel, well-figured stock (slight split behind top tang) with wood extension, the replacement barrels (by A.A. Brown & Sons) with game-rib engraved Barrels by A.A. Brown & Sons, Gunmakers, Birmingham
Weight 6lb. 14½oz., 15 5/8in. pull (14¼in. stock), 28in. barrels, approx. I.C. & 7/8 choke, 2½in. chambers, Birmingham nitro proof

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  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 1897
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