A 12-bore self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 13368 In a Holland & Holland leather case (handle partly detached)
Lot 174S2
A 12-bore self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 13368
In a Holland & Holland leather case (handle partly detached)
Sold for £5,250 (US$ 8,819) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 12-bore self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 13368
Rib numbered '1', best bouquet and foliate-scroll engraving, cocking-indicators, highly-figured stock (shortened), butt-plate, forend with splits, the chopper-lump barrels with game-rib and makers name and address (indistinct)
Weight 6lb. 8oz., 14in. stock, 30in. barrels, approx cyl. & ½ choke, 2½in. chambers, London Black Powder proof
In a Holland & Holland leather case (handle partly detached)

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  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 1889
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