A .240 Mauser sporting rifle by Holland & Holland, no. 28030

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Lot 124S1
A .240 Mauser sporting rifle by Holland & Holland, no. 28030

Sold for £ 1,920 (US$ 2,342) inc. premium
A .240 Mauser sporting rifle by Holland & Holland, no. 28030
Flag-safety, detachable magazine-floorplate, the Mauser action with thumb-recess and charger-guide, highly figured stock (inset piece to side of stock, repair to toe) with pistolgrip, pistolgrip-cap (and trap) with some hardening-colour, and horn butt-plate, sling-swivel and eye, the barrel, engraved Holland & Holland, 98 New Bond Street, London, with short matt sight-rib, 100 yard fixed-sight and 200 yard folding-sight, and ramp-mounted bead-foresight
Weight 7lb. 13½oz., 14¼in. pull, 23in. barrel, nitro proof

Footnotes

  • The makers have kindly confirmed that the rifle was completed in 1920

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the estimate for this lot has been lowered to £1,600-2,000
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