Lot 81: O/U drilling L. Borovnik - Ferlach, 7x65R; .22 Hornet; 20/76, #404789, § C
Classic Auction for hunting guns and rifles, accessories, hunting related collectible items and hunting art
November 3, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 62 cm barrels with stepped engine-turned rib and folding rear sight, French grey action with Kersten crossbolt, gold ribbon surrounded relief engraved scenes of gundogs and hares on the left, roe deer and red deer on the right, fox and mallard on the action bottom, pierced top lever with relief of a capercailzie, foliate scroll carved fences, gold inlaid initials "HTS" on trigger guard, sideplates and manual cocking for the trigger plate lock, barrel selector on tang with safety position, stock of burr walnut with Bavarian cheekpiece with double folds, cravat, fish-scale chequering, German claw mounted Zeiss Diavari-Z 1,5-6x42 T*, reticule No. 11, with a leather scope case, 3,5 kg, year of manufacture 1984, horn buttplate, damaged and scopes varnishing somewhat rubbed, otherwise condition 2-3. Very handy and universal luxury hunting arm, narrow action and slender barrels for a fracture of its retail price.