Lot 1436: HOLLAND & HOLLAND A 12-BORE ''MODEL NO.2'' HAND-DETACHABLE SIDELOCK EJECTOR, serial no. 29593,
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
HOLLAND & HOLLAND
A 12-BORE ''MODEL NO.2'' HAND-DETACHABLE SIDELOCK EJECTOR, serial no. 29593,
26 1/2in. nitro chopperlump barrels, tubes engraved ''HOLLAND & HOLLAND. 98. NEW BOND STREET. LONDON.'' 2 1/2in. chambers, bored approx. true cyl. in both, right wall at 19, automatic safety with gold-inlaid ''SAFE'' detail, hand-detachable lockplates, gold-inlaid cocking-indicators, fine floral and acanthus scroll engraving, bright finish, 151/4in. stock including 7/8in. wooden extension, weight 6lb. 7oz.
Provenance: The makers have kindly confirmed that this gun was completed in 1925 for a ''Nosworthy''