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Holland & Holland 28 Gauge Hammer Gun

Auction:
2946M
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Holland & Holland 28 Gauge Hammer Gun, c. 1893, serial number 17203, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, the frame with simple foliate engraving, Damascus barrel marked "HOLLAND & HOLLAND/98 NEW BOND STREET LONDON," with canvas-covered maker's case, overall lg. 43 3/4 in.

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

Engraving on frame and barrel quite worn.


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

Damascus, LONDON, Springfield, Double-barreled shotguns, Police weapons, Pump-action shotguns, Stock, Westley Richards