The parts of a 16-bore (2¾in)/9.3x74(R)mm 'Herold' drilling by F. Jäger & Co.
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The parts of a 16-bore (2¾in)/9.3x74(R)mm 'Herold' drilling by F. Jäger & Co.
Sold for £112 (US$ 188) inc. premium
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The parts of a 16-bore (2¾in)/9.3x74(R)mm 'Herold' drilling by F. Jäger & Co.
Lot Details
The parts of a 16-bore (2¾in)/9.3x74(R)mm 'Herold' drilling by F. Jäger & Co.
The stock, action and forend only of no.7068
The action incorporating F. Jaeger action patent no. 18810 of 17th September 1905 and C. Bittiner & F. Jaeger single-trigger patent no. 16963 of 23rd August 1901, hold-open toplever, the scallopped-backed action-body with side-clips carved with foliage, matt top detonating, the sides of the action-body with vignettes carved depicting a roe deer and a red stag in woodland settings surrounded by foliate-scrollwork on a matt ground, cocking-indicators, manual push-forward cocking-lever, fully-selective front-trigger, rear set-trigger, manual Greener-style side-safety, horn trigger-guard (repaired), figured stock with pistolgrip, horn pistolgrip-cap, cheek-piece and horn butt-plate, the lower edge with sprung trap for four rifle cartridges and sling-swivel, horn-tipped forend
14in. pull (13 3/8in. stock)

Footnotes

  • The action is arranged so that the front-trigger operates the gun barrels, and is selected by a slide alongside the trigger-blades, and the rear-trigger is used solely to operate the rifle barrel
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