A fine Chung-engraved 12-bore (2¾in) single-trigger self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 30145 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover and makers accessories
Lot 154S2
A fine Chung-engraved 12-bore (2¾in) single-trigger self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 30145
In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover and makers accessories
Sold for £37,500 (US$ 63,030) inc. premium
Auction Details
A fine Chung-engraved 12-bore (2¾in) single-trigger self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 30145 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover and makers accessories A fine Chung-engraved 12-bore (2¾in) single-trigger self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 30145 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover and makers accessories A fine Chung-engraved 12-bore (2¾in) single-trigger self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 30145 In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover and makers accessories
Lot Details
A fine Chung-engraved 12-bore (2¾in) single-trigger self-opening sidelock ejector gun by J. Purdey & Sons, no. 30145
Non-selective colour-hardened single-trigger with rolled-edge trigger-guard, best bold foliate-scroll engraving, trigger-plate signed P. Chung, the makers signature inlaid in gold on the lockplates and forend, well-figured stock with pistolgrip and engraved pistolgrip-cap, the chopper-lump barrels, engraved J. Purdey & Sons, London, England, with game-rib
Weight 7lb ¼oz., 15¾in. stock, 28in. barrels, Teague multi-chokes - I.C., ¼, ½, ¾, e full, 2¾in. chambers, London nitro proof
In its brass-mounted oak and leather case with canvas cover and makers accessories

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  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 2005
    This gun is in excellent condition and appears to have had little use
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