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J. PURDEY & SONS A FINE ‘LIGHTWEIGHT’ 12-BORE SELF-OPENING SIDELOCK EJECTOR,£16,500.00

DESCRIPTION

J. PURDEY & SONS  A FINE LIGHTWEIGHT 12-BORE SELF-OPENING SIDELOCK EJECTOR cast for left hand28in. nitro chopperlump barrels with game matt rib, engraved ‘J. PURDEY & SONS. AUDLEY HOUSE SOUTH AUDLEY STREET. LONDON. ENGLAND., self-opening action with removable striker discs, automatic safety with gold-inlaid ‘SAFE’ detail, cocking-indicators, best bouquet and scroll engraving, with coin finish, re-stock possibly by maker 1961 well-figured stock,  in its leather case with some accessories

Provenance: The makers have kindly confirmed that the gun was completed in August 1931 for Major Campbell. The gun appears to be little used

Model: Side by Side Self-Opening ‘Lightweight’ left hand

Chamber: 2 1/2″

Barrel: 28″

Bore Right: .733+

Bore Left: .732+

Wall Right: 27

Wall Left: 29

Stock length: Centre: 15″ Toe: 15 1/8″ Heel:15″

Weight: 6lb 90z

Choke: Improved cylinder & modified

Circa: August 1931

Note: James Purdey & Son can confirm the gun was re-stocked by themselves for Major Campbell’s son to left hand 1961