Lot 1107: T. JUNG (LOHMAR) A VIRTUALLY UNUSED .404 JEFFERY ''EDITION NR.4'' SINGLE SQUARE-BRIDGE BOLT-MAGAZINE SPORTING RIFLE, serial no. G 1152.
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
T. JUNG (LOHMAR)
A VIRTUALLY UNUSED .404 JEFFERY ''EDITION NR.4'' SINGLE SQUARE-BRIDGE BOLT-MAGAZINE SPORTING RIFLE, serial no. G 1152,
23 3/4in. nitro barrel, gold-inlaid ''- MANUFACTUR T. JUNG. LOHMAR - '', and two gold lines at the breech end, finely matted and gold-highlighted sight rib with open sights and two folding leaf sights, with gold-inlaid sight lines and marked for 50, 100 and 200 metres, finely matted and gold-highlighted ramp-mounted bead fore-sight with fold-over moonsight, quickly-detachable telescopic sight mount bases, solid side wall, the bolt mounted with an adjustable peep sight, the bolt handle with gold line detailing and progressive radial cut chequering, florally engraved recoil blocks with gold line detailing, hinged straddle floorplate with push button release, profusely engraved with acanthus scrollwork overall and retaining virtually full original colour-hardened finish, the receiver ring gold-inlaid ''EDITION NR.4 JAGEN WELTWEIT CAL. 404 JEFFERY'', well-figured pistolgrip stock with colour-hardened and engraved steel pistolgrip-cap, 14 5/8in. pull including 5/8in. leather covered recoil pad, weight 9lb. 9oz.