Lot 74: sidelock-S/S double rifle L. Borovnik - Ferlach, .30-06 Sprg, #405066, § 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 quarter rib and open sights, breech ends inlaid with gold ribbons, ejectors, French grey action with Greener crossbolt, side bolsters, back-action sidelocks with cocking indicators and intercepting sears, scroll surrounded deep relief carved game scenes of moose on the left, bears on the right , red deer on the action bottom, boar on the trigger guard, signed "Obiltschnig", deeply carved fences and pierced top lever with scroll, steel pistol grip cap with gold inlaid monogram "WG", gold-washed double triggers, both as single set trigger, automatic sliding tang safety, left hand stockof burr walnut with right hand side cheekpiece and leather covered rubber recoil pad 35 cm, German claw mounted with Zeiss Diavari VM 3-12x56 T*, reticule No. 11, and Nickel Supra 1x15, reticule No.1 (somewhat patchy), 4 kg, in its maker's leather case including trade label, year of manufacture 1992, except some scratches to the stock condition 2.