Lot 67: break action rifle Karl Hauptmann - Ferlach, 7x65R, #232781, § C
Classic Auction for hunting guns and rifles, accessories, hunting related collectible items and hunting art
November 3, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 61 cm octagonal barrel with stepped engine-turned rib and open sights, gold inlaid maker's name, bright action with manual cocking trigger plate lock with blind sideplates, manual cocking slide on tang, oakleaf framed deep relief engraved game scenes of red deer on the left, roe deer on the right and mouflon ram on action bottom, boar on the trigger guard, pierced top lever with relief of a chamois, all surrounded by gold ribbons, steel pistol grip cap with gold inlaid initials "RTG", double set trigger with gold-washed blades, burr walnut stock with fish-scale chequering, Bavarian cheekpiece with double folds, rubber recoil pad 38 cm, fore-end with schnabel tip and Deeley latch, pivot mounts with Swarovski Habicht 2,5-10x42, reticule No. 4, 3,6 kg, in its maker's leather case, both belts damaged (clutches enclosed), year of manufacture 1995, condition 2.