Lot 92: pair sidelock-S/S shotgun Boss & Co. - London, 12/70; 12/65, #7059 and 7060, § D
Classic Auction for hunting guns and rifles, accessories, hunting related collectible items and hunting art
November 3, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 74 cm chopper lump barrels with concave rib, gold inlaid numbers"1" and "2" on all parts, choked 1/4 and 1/4, ejectors, action withtraces of colours and fine rose- and scroll engraving, bar-action sidelocks with intercepting sears, cocking indicators, automatic sliding tang safety, mechanical single trigger, well grained walnut stock with straight hand and drop points, leather covered rubber recoil pad 38,5 cm, gold stock oval initialised "WG", fore-end with Anson-push-rod, 3,1 kg, in its maker's original leather case including a renewed canvas outer cover, year of manufacture about 1925, refinished original barrels, No. 1 London reproofed in 1995 with 70 mm chambers, No. 2 original proofed for 65 mm chambers, No. 1 bead missing, No. 2 slight damage to the fore-end wood, otherwise condition 2-3.