An incomplete pair of 20-bore (2¾in) self-opening sidelock ejector guns by Luis Arrizabalaga, no. 15395/6 In a brass-mounted leatherette guncase
Lot 180S2
An incomplete pair of 20-bore (2¾in) self-opening sidelock ejector guns by Luis Arrizabalaga, no. 15395/6
In a brass-mounted leatherette guncase
£1,000 - 1,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,500
Auction Details
Lot Details
An incomplete pair of 20-bore (2¾in) self-opening sidelock ejector guns by Luis Arrizabalaga, no. 15395/6
The action, stock and forend only of gun no. 15395
The toplevers, ribs and forend tips numbered '1' and '2' in gold, treble-grip action-bodies with concealed third-bite, side-clips, hand-detachable lockplates, gold-inlaid cocking-indicators, game-scene engraving surrounded by floral scrollwork, articulated front-triggers rolled-edge trigger-guards, well-figured stocks, the chopper-lump barrels engraved 'Luis Arrizabalaga' with matt Churchill-style rib
Weight 5lb. 14oz. (No. 1) and 5lb. 13oz. (No. 2), 14¼in. stocks, 25in. barrels, both approx. I.C. & ¾ choke, 2¾in. chambers, Spanish nitro proof
In a brass-mounted leatherette guncase

Footnotes

  • Please note that the barrels of the No. 1 gun will only be released to a gunsmith for sleeving as the left barrel-thickness is approx 5 thou
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