J.P. Sauer & Son Single-barrel Hammer Gun, c. 1891, serial number 39851, 11.15 x 60mm caliber, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, the butt with covered shell holder, lock and frame with floral scroll engraving, the lockplate engraved "J.P. SAUER & SOHN SUHL," top of barrel with folding leaf sight and textured flat engraved with the same, set trigger, steel and horn trigger guard, overall lg. 43 1/2 in.
Provenance: Vintage Doubles LLC, Wenatchee, Washington, January 12, 2015.
Barrel has two filled dovetails.
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