Lot 1415: WESTLEY RICHARDS & CO. A 12-BORE 1897 PATENT DETACHABLE LOCK EJECTOR, serial no. 02170,
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
WESTLEY RICHARDS & CO.
A 12-BORE 1897 PATENT DETACHABLE LOCK EJECTOR, serial no. 02170,
28in. nitro reproved barrels, the rib gold-inlaid ''WESTLEY RICHARDS & CO. LONDON.'', 2 3/4in. chambers, bored approx. imp. cyl. and 3/4 choke, scroll-back action, automatic safety with gold-inlaid ''SAFE'' detail, hinged floorplate, J. Deeley and L.B. Taylor patent hand-detachable locks, patent no. 17731 of 28th July 1897, bold acanthus scroll engraving, brushed bright and blued finish, 15in. figured stock, weight 6lb. 11oz., in its makers leather case