Image Lot Price Description







1189
$15,340.00

*KRIEGHOFF MODEL 32 CROWN GRADE FOUR BARREL SKEET SET WITH CASE. SN 11814. Cal. 12, 20, 28, .410 Gauges. 12 ga 2-3/4″ chambers, all others 3″ chambers. All bbl sets are 28″ with raised, ventilated ribs having ivory front and silver mid beads. All are marked “Made By H. Krieghoff Ulm – Germany” and with gauges, chambers, as well as “Bohler – Laufstahl” on left sides. Bottoms of mono-blocs are stamped with German proofs, SN, and makers name. Low profile blued O/U action with typical sliding top bolt, features single selective gold-plated trigger and automatic ejectors. Action is engraved with well cut large foliate scroll at nearly full coverage having gold wire inlay around edges. This fine scroll frames large vignettes of relief gold inlaid game birds and predators in wooded backgrounds; an eagle is stooping on and bringing down one of a trio of flushing pheasants on left side; a fox is worrying a trio of escaping mallards on right side; bottom of action has large relief inlaid crown with “Krieghoff Model 32″ flush inlaid in gold. Nicely fiddle figured European walnut full skip-line checkered pistol grip Monte Carlo buttstock measures 14-3/8” over brown “Decelerator” sporting clays pad. Matching one piece ejector forend fits all bbl sets. 12 ga ported bbl set: Bore diameter: top -.732, bottom -.729. Bore restrictions: Screw chokes (7 tubes included). Wall thickness: top -.046, bottom -.043. Drop at heel: 2-5/8″, drop at comb: 1-11/16″. Weight: 8 lbs. 0 oz, LOP 14-3/8″. 20 ga. Bbls: Bore diameter: top -.616, bottom -.614. Bore restrictions: top -.003, bottom -.002. Wall thickness: top -.050, bottom -.052. Drop at heel: 2-5/8″, drop at comb: 1-11/16″. Weight: 8 lbs. 3 oz, LOP . 28 ga Bbls: Bore diameter: top -.549, bottom -.549. Bore restrictions: top -.008, bottom -.005. Drop at heel: 2-5/8″, drop at comb: 1-11/16″. Weight: 8 lbs. 2 oz, LOP 14-3/8″. 410 Bbls: Bore diameter at muzzles: top -.399, bottom -.402. Weight: 8 lbs. 0 oz, LOP 14-3/8″. Original brown leather case with brass plated locks has brown interior, with top compartment for gun and forend, which also contains choke tubes. Bottom compartment contains all four sets of bbls. PROVENANCE: Wes Adams Estate Collection. CONDITION: Very fine. Bbl sets retain nearly all of their orig blue. Blue of action is considerably silvered at bottom. Sides of action are turning brown from age. Wood retains most of its orig finish with numerous minor marks and light scratches from normal handling and use. Bores are excellent. Action is tight. Mechanically fine. 4-44877 MGM226 (10,000-15,000)


Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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