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*ABBIATICO & SALVINELLI SIDELOCK EJECTOR GAME GUN WITH CASE. SN S0089. Cal. 12 ga. 3″ Chambers. 30″ Mono-bloc bbls with raised, solid, matted rib are gold inlaid “Abbiatico & Salvinelli” in script on left side of top bbl. Bottom of mono-bloc is stamped with 2005 Italian nitro proofs along with SN and “A & S”. Unusual case hardened, low profile, OU sidelock action features automatic safety (SAFE inlaid in gold), single non-selective trigger, and single beaded trigger guard with tang extending to grip cap. Action and lockplates are engraved with well cut small scroll and large floral bouquets in English style. “Abbiatico & Salvinelli” is gold inlaid on right action wall, and on bottom of action. Engravers signature is on trigger plate. SN is gold inlaid on trigger guard tang. Well figured and lightly streaked, lightly marbled European walnut capped pistol grip buttstock measures 14-3/4″ over solid black “Decelerator” sporting clays pad. Well cut point pattern checkering with line border is at grip, and blued steel grip cap is scroll engraved. Matching one piece ejector forend has A & S’ version of an Anson release. Bore diameter: top -.727, bottom -.726. Bore restrictions: top -.013 (Lt Mod), bottom -.012 (Lt Mod). Wall thickness: top-.034, bottom -.034. Drop at heel: 2″, drop at comb: 1-1/2″. Weight: 7 lbs. 11 oz. LOP: 14-3/4″. Famars marked blue ABS case with brown leatherite trim and three combination locks, is lined in green velvet with socks for action and bbls. CONDITION: Excellent, showing evidence of only light use. Bbls retain nearly all of their orig light blue with only a very few minor marks. Case color of action is silvering very slightly on sharpest edges. Stocks have a few very small marks in their orig finish. Checkering slightly darkened. Bores are excellent. Action is tight. Ejectors and trigger are fine. Exterior of case has some scuffs and interior has compressions from contact with gun. An unusual offering from these fine Italian gun makers. 4-47799 MGM25 (12,500-27,500)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2013
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