SOLD ***** G. THORPE BARTRAM 16 BORE SPORTING GUN CASED SN H18734
Price: SOLD BUT WE HAVE OTHERS!
G. THORPE BARTRAM 16 BORE BOXLOCK NON EJECTOR SXS HAMMERLESS SPORTING GUN * CASED SN H18734. Circa 1890. The action body and furniture engraved with the best foliate scrollwork marked "G. THORPE BARTRAM" on both sides, highly figured stock with ebonite extension, the barrels with game rib. Complete in it's original makers leather trunk case with maker's label. Leather case embossed: "F. T. YOUNG, BRAINTREE" on lid
Condition: Very good to excellant.
Weight 5 lbs 13 1/2 oz, 14 3/8 inch pull, 28 inch steel barrels bored approx cylinder and 1/4 choke, 2 1/2 inch chambers. Marked: "NITRO PROOF 1 OZ & 3 TONS". Top rib marked: "ARTHUR CONYERS, BLANDFORD".
A GREAT LIGHTWEIGHT DOVE OR QUAIL GUN. Circa 1890.
George Thomas Thorpe Bartram, 33/35 & 44 Bank Street, Braintree, Essex. Began c.1883 and continued to c.1940 when the business was acquired by K.D. Radcliffe
Arthur Conyers, East Street, Blandford Dorset c. 1890-1901, 71 East Street, c. 1905, 1/3/5 West Street, Blandford, c. 1906-c.1981.