A 12 gauge English underlever hammer shotgun by William Watson & Son
Lot 5452ANTIQUE
A 12 gauge English underlever hammer shotgun by William Watson & Son
Sold for US$ 351 inc. premium

Lot Details
A 12 gauge English underlever hammer shotgun by William Watson & Son
Serial no. 3409, 12 gauge. 28 1/2 inch Damascus barrels, concave rib marked W. Watson & Son 315 High Holburn London. Blued and scroll-engraved Jones underlever action. Blued and scroll-engraved back action locks signed Watson & Son. Checkered wedge-fastened fore-end with horn insert and checkered straight-grip stock of dark walnut. Steel buttplate. Vacant oval escutcheon.
Condition: Very good. Barrels showing much darkened Damascus pattern. Generally clean bores showing light marks throughout. Action and locks with portions of older reblued finish. Sound wood showing numerous small marks and some wear to checkering.
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25% on the first $100,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $100,001 to $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price

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Lot symbols
ANTIQUE Antique - pre 1899

Handguns that fall outside the Section 5 authority will be labelled ANTIQUE.

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