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Westley Richards Rook Rifle

Auction:
2946M
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Westley Richards Rook Rifle, c. early 20th century, serial number 6396, .22 caliber, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, frame lightly engraved with foliate designs, with some remnant color case finish, marked on the left and right sides of the receiver "WESTLEY RICHARDS" in a banner, lightly engraved trigger guard, marked on the left side of the barrel "WESTLEY RICHARDS & CO. LONDON," barrel lg. 23 3/4, overall lg. 40 1/2 in.

Provenance: Westley Richards, Springfield, Missouri, March 9, 1999.

Note: FFL. Please see the conditions of sale listed in the terms and conditions.
Estimate $800-1,000

Two round spots on the left side of the stock near the wrist have been filled, and a few dings on the butt, overall in good condition.


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, Westley Richards