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Ward & Sons 12-bore SxS boxlock shotgun circa 1920
30" barrels with game rib marked: Ward & Son, Birmingham. Case-hardened boxlock action with tapered fences, extractors and automatic safety. Water table marked: 'Target'. Finely checkered half- pistolgrip stock of straight grain walnut and matching pull-off splinter forend with metal tip. Barrel Dimensions: Bore: 0.725/0.723". Chokes: 0.001/0.030" Cylinder and Improved Modified. Chambers: 2 1/2". Proof: Birmingham, Nitro, 13/1,13/1, 2 1/2, 1 1/8. Minimum Wall Thickness: 0.036". Stock Dimensions: Pull: 14 5/8". Drop at Comb: 1 1/2". Drop at Heel: 2 3/8". Cast: None. Weight: 7 pounds 2 ounces. SN 12364.
**Subject to State & Federal Firearms Laws**

Other Notes: J. WARD & SONS, Gun & Rifle Makers, Bath Street & 2 St. Mary's Row, Birmingham c. 1874 - 1920. Amalgamated thereafter with Arthur Ilsley and the Warwickshire Gun and Manufacturing Co.

  • Excellent. Barrels show 96-98% bluing. Bright bores. Action shows 80-90% case colors mostly vivid. Floorplate shows 50-60% bluing. Triggerguard shows a gray patina. Stock shows handling markings.

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

Charlton Hall

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