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A truly magnificent 12g extra finish over & Under

A truly magnificent ultra extra finish 12g rounded bar over & under with 30 inch chopper lump barrels with engraved breech ends choked top 3/4 & lower 1/2 with solid concave game rib
makers single trigger with beaded edge trigger guard the trigger plate engraved FLOHIMONT
SAFE in gold with beetle back
Self opening with gold lined cocking indicators
the superb engraving by Cecile Flohimont comprises animal heads, animals, & birds integrated with scroll work with silver finish
The standard slim tapered forend has the makers name engraved
The exhibition Prince of Wales stock with metal cap & drop points has a pull of 15 1/4 inches with an initialled gold oval & chequred butt end
Weight 7lbs 10 1/2 ozs the condition is virtually as new as are the leather motor case with canvas outer & accessories
Delivered by the makers to the present owner in September 2012 with the Purdey booklet containing the specifications
It is believed this was the last such work by this engraver for the makers


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Should you wish to sell your gun (single or pair) on this site please contact Joe Hall at Matched Pairs. The transaction will be treated in the strictest confidence at all times. 
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