***** HERE ***** W.W. GREENER 12 BORE GRADE EIGHT SxS BOXLOCK SPORTING GUN SN 30149 - CASED
Price: $5,000.00 OBRO
HERE ***** W.W. GREENER 12 BORE GRADE EIGHT SxS BOXLOCK SPORTING GUN SN 30149. Circa 1883. 26 inch nitro proved barrels choked modified & improved cylinder with a solid top rib inscribed: "W.W. GREENER 68 HAYMARKET LONDON WINNER AT THE LONDON GUN TRIALS 1875, 1877, 1878 & 1879".Rib extension marked: "PATENT TREBLE WEDGEFAST NO. 3084". 2-1/2 inch chambers, sleeved barrels, brass bead front sight. Barrel flats marked: "NITRO PROOF 3 TONS PER SQUARE INCH". "W.W. GREENER" engraved on each side of the action body. Greener patent sliding button manual safety on left side of stock at the wrist. Double triggers. Extractors. Action body, barrel breeches & trigger guard profusely engraved with full coverage fine English scroll. Straigh handed English Walnut stock checkered at the wrist w/ drop points. Vacant initial oval. Checkered horn buttplate. Matching splinter fore arm w/ Deeley release.
All contained in a high quality leather trunk case with green baize interior & leather label printed in gold: "W.W. GREENER Gun, Rifle and Ammunition Maker Winner At All Great London Gun Trials Prize Works, St. Mary's Square, Birmingham And 68, Haymarket, London".
THIS IS A FINE ENGLISH BIRD GUN FROM THE MAN THAT WROTE THE BOOK (THE GUN) !