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*INTERESTING LIGHTWEIGHT SELF-OPENING BOXLOCK EJECTOR GAME GUN BY C. Z. SN 11370. Cal. 16 ga. 2-5/8″ Chambers. 23-3/4″ Dovetailed bbls with raised Churchill rib, have 1″ triangles of scroll at breech ends. Bbl flats are stamped with Belgian nitro proofs for 2-1/2″ chambers and Czechoslovakian proofs. Bottoms of bbls are stamped with SN and engraved “First Class Crucible Steel”. Case hardened boxlock action has arcaded scalloping at back, and features automatic safety and double triggers. Action is self-opening with Purdey style cams acting on springs. Bottom of action is engraved “J. A. Jos. Defourny Brevete”. Action is engraved with near full coverage well cut medium scroll inside geometric borders. “CESKA ZBROJOVKA” is in scrolled riband on left side of action, and “PRAHA” on right. Blued top lever has raised gold inlaid Dukes crown. SN is on long tang of scroll engraved trigger guard. Lightly figured and marbled European walnut straight grip buttstock measures 14-5/8″ over checkered wood butt. Point pattern checkering with mullered borders is at grip, and a silver oval on toe line is engraved with initials “Y M N”. A gold “1” is inlet into top of comb, and in matching splinter ejector forend with Anson release. Bore diameter: left-.667, right -.672. Bore restrictions: left -.025 (Full), right -.032 (Full). Wall thickness: left -.026, right -.024. Drop at heel: 1-1/2″, drop at comb: 1-7/16″. Weight: 5 lbs. 10 oz. LOP: 14-5/8″. CONDITION: Excellent, as found, retaining over 85% of all its orig finishes, bbls with some raised oxidation on right side, which also extends to right side of action. Wood has some minor marks and scratches, and white paint. Bores are fine with some scattered light pitting. Action is tight. Bbls are on face. Ejectors are in time. A very interesting little gun in need of some TLC. 4-49242 MGM287 (2,000-4,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2013
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