A fine 20-bore (3in) 'Sporter' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50641 In its leather motor-case with canvas cover
Lot 179S2
A fine 20-bore (3in) 'Sporter' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50641
In its leather motor-case with canvas cover
Sold for £25,000 (US$ 40,126) inc. premium

Lot Details
A fine 20-bore (3in) 'Sporter' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50641 In its leather motor-case with canvas cover
A fine 20-bore (3in) 'Sporter' single-trigger over-and-under ejector gun by Holland & Holland, no. 50641
Hold-open toplever, fully-selective single-trigger with manual safety-slide, fully-detachable lockwork and trigger-mechanism, the action with side-bolsters and with best bold foliate-scroll engraving, the toplever and under side of the action-body and forend-tip engraved depicting a snail, the triggerplate signed 'C. Flohimont' ??, the highly-figured stock with pistolgrip, pistolgrip-cap and recoil-pad, the barrels, engraved Holland & Holland, London, with solid top-rib
Weight 6lb. 2oz., 13¼in pull (12¾in. stock), 28in. barrels, multi-chokes 2 x ½, 2 x 5/8, 7/8 & full , 3in. chambers, London nitro proof
In its leather motor-case with canvas cover

Footnotes

  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in 1995
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