A 12 gauge factory engraved and gold-inlaid Ithaca Grade 5E Knick boxlock trap gun
Lot 5420¢
A 12 gauge factory engraved and gold-inlaid Ithaca Grade 5E Knick boxlock trap gun
US$ 3,000 - 5,000
£1,800 - 3,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 12 gauge factory engraved and gold-inlaid Ithaca Grade 5E Knick boxlock trap gun
Serial no. 404803 for 1960, 12 gauge. 30 inch blued barrel with matte, vent rib and two white beads. Casehardened and scroll-engraved action with panel scenes on either side inlaid with game birds in two colors of gold: right side, woodcock; left side, pheasant. Blued and engraved triggerguard. Figured walnut semi-beavertail fore-end and pistolgrip stock with deluxe checkering. Pachmayr brown rubber buttpad.
Condition: Excellent. Barrel with 99% blued finish. Bore with some light marks. Action with 90% faded casehardening. Wood with few minor marks.
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Data:

Choke: 0.38" Full.
Weight: 8 lbs. 8 oz.
Pull: 14 1/2".
Chamber: 2 3/4".
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