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October 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Holland & Holland Field Patent Falling Block Rifle

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


Holland & Holland Field Patent Falling Block Rifle, c. 1895-1904, serial number 19548, .303 caliber, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, engraved on the left side of the receiver "HOLLAND & HOLLAND.," blued barrel with folding leaf sights set for 200 and 300 yards, the top of barrel engraved "HOLLAND & HOLLAND 98 NEW BOND STREET, LONDON" and "WINNERS OF THE FIELD RIFLE TRIALS 1883," overall lg. 45 3/4 in.

Provenance: Vintage Doubles LLC, Wenatchee, Washington, October 22, 2012.

Note: FFL. Please see the conditions of sale listed in the terms and conditions.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Stock has surface blemishes and wear, barrel with light oxidation.

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LONDON, Wenatchee