Lot 2053

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C. B. Vaughan cased 12-bore SxS boxlock shotgun circa 1890
29 3/4" Damascus barrels with etched pattern. Smooth game rib. Case- hardened boxlock action with extensive fine scroll panels. Extractors. Automatic safety. Greener style cross bolt. Checkered straightgrip stock of figured walnut. Vacant silver oval. Checkered pulloff splinter forend with horn tip. Later leather trimmed, green canvas trunk case with green baize interior with makers leather label.
Barrels dimensions: Bore: 0.726"/0.713". Chokes: 0.00 /0.012". Chambers: 2 1/2". Proof: Birmingham Black Powder 14/1, 14/1. The chambers and bores have been opened to 12 ga and the gun is out of proof. Stock Dimensions: Pull: 14 3/8". Drop at comb: 1 3/4". Drop at heel: 2 3/8". Weight: 6lbs 9oz. SN 20251.

Other Notes: CHARLES BOWMAN VAUGHN, Gun Dealer, (Est. 1782), at 39 The Strand, WC2, London & there until the bombing of London in 1944. Thereafter at 33 Bedford Street & 21-26 Bedford Street until 1967.

  • Good. Well defined pattern with a silver patina. Bright bores with areas of pitting. Action shows silver patina. Wood light handling scratches. Checkering is pattern only. Barrels have a bull ring. Barrels/action show looseness. Case in very good condition.

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December 13, 2008 10:00 AM EST
Columbia, SC, US

Charlton Hall

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