Lot 1809: W. & C. SCOTT & SON A 12-BORE 1865 PATENT TOPLEVER HAMMERGUN, serial no. 46459,
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
W. & C. SCOTT & SON
A 12-BORE 1865 PATENT TOPLEVER HAMMERGUN, serial no. 46459,
30in. black powder only damascus barrels, rib engraved ''W. & C. SCOTT & SON. MAKERS & PATENTEES. 10 GT. CASTLE STREET. REGENT CIRCUS. LONDON.'', and ''2'', 2 1/2in. chambers, bored approx. true cyl. in both, some external pitting, action incorporating Scott patent toplever and Purdey double-bite, Scott patent 2752 of 25th October 1865 and Purdey patent 1104 of 2nd May 1863, carved percussion fences, rebounding sidelocks, plain finish retaining some original colour-hardening, 14 7/8in. stock including 1/2in. recoil pad, fore-end with Deeley & Edge patent release catch and fluted horn finial, weight 6lb. 14oz.