A fine J. G. Salt-engraved 20-bore (2¾in) 'The "Royal" Model' self-opening sidelock ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 41245 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover
Lot 153S2
A fine J. G. Salt-engraved 20-bore (2¾in) 'The "Royal" Model' self-opening sidelock ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 41245
In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover
£25,000 - 35,000
US$ 42,000 - 59,000
Auction Details
A fine J. G. Salt-engraved 20-bore (2¾in) 'The "Royal" Model' self-opening sidelock ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 41245 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover A fine J. G. Salt-engraved 20-bore (2¾in) 'The "Royal" Model' self-opening sidelock ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 41245 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover
Lot Details
A fine J. G. Salt-engraved 20-bore (2¾in) 'The "Royal" Model' self-opening sidelock ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 41245
The hand-detachable lockplates inset with golf-inlaid cocking-indicators, best ribbon-scroll engraving, the trigger-plate signed J. G. Salt. Sculp' 97, rolled-edge trigger-guard, highly-figured stock with later leather-covered recoil-pad, the chopper-lump barrels, engraved Holland & Holland, Bruton Street, London, England, with self-opening compressor and game-rib
Weight 6lb. 4oz., 14 7/8in. pull (14 1/8in. stock), 27in. barrels, approx. ¼ & 5/8 choke, 2¾in. chambers, London nitro proof
In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover

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  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 1997
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