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Holland & Holland 16 Gauge Single-barrel Shotgun

Auction:
2946M
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Holland & Holland 16 Gauge Single-barrel Shotgun, c. late 19th century, serial number 7022, 16 gauge, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, lock and frame lightly engraved with foliate designs, marked on the left of the lockplate "HOLLAND & HOLLAND," marked on the top of the barrel "HOLLAND & HOLLAND. 98. NEW BOND ST. LONDON.," barrel lg. 30, overall lg. 45 1/2 in.

Provenance: Westley Richards, Springfield, Missouri, May 21, 2009.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Stock has some light wear and missing escutcheon on the butt, and some light pitting on the lock plate.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

LONDON, Springfield, Police weapons, Pump-action shotguns, Shotgun, Stock, Westley Richards