Lot 98: sidelock-S/S shotgun James Purdey & Sons - London, 12/65, #17450, § D
Classic Auction for hunting guns and rifles, accessories, hunting related collectible items and hunting art
November 3, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 73,5 cm long chopper lump barrels with concave rib, choked 1/8 and 3/8, ejectors, action with fine rose- and scroll engraving, self-opening bar-action sidelocks with intercepting sears, cocking indicatorsn, gas vents and disc-set strikers, automatic sliding tang safety, double triggers with hinged front blade, well grained walnut stock with straight hand and drop points, blank silver stock oval, Silver's rubber recoil pad 38 cm, fore-end with Anson-push-rod, 3,1 kg, left ejector in need of repair, slight crack to stock behind the right lockplate, in a leather case with brass corners and maker's trade label, year of manufacture 1902, condition 3.