24th Classic Auction


Auction on Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 16:00  | Auction ended

Completed | Physical auction


Lot: 721

Set of 3 s/s sidelock shotguns J. Purdey & Sons - London, 12/70, #30071, #30072, #300073, § D

Starting price 90.000 EUR
110.000 EUR

71 cm chopper lump barrels, concave rib, ejectors, choked 1/2 & 1/4, action with full hardening colours and finest rose-and scroll engraving, self-opening bar-action sidelocks type Beesley, cocking indicators, intercepting sears, disc-set strikers with gas vents, automatic sliding tang safety with gold inlaid "Safe", double triggers, rolled trigger guard, contrastingly grained walnut stock with drop points, straight hand, Silver's rubber recoil pad 39 cm, fore-end with Anson push-rod, gold inlaid initials in buttstock, on all parts gold numbered "1", "2" and "3", 3,1 kg, made as a pair of guns in 2003 and a matched third gun added in 2005, in its maker's leather motor case for 3 guns with canvas cover and maker's trade label, spare strikers for all 3 guns included, condition 2.