This exquisite pair of J. Purdey & Sons over and unders are vent ribbed guns with two sets of barrels for each gun for a total of four barrels, single triggers. The pair has highly figured stocks with leather covered pads and horn accessories. Engraved by Purdey master engraver Ken Hunt.
Things of art! A pair of Over/Under heavy hunting, magnum caliber rifles.
A stunning J. Purdey & Sons double rifle in .600 Nitro Express. Engraved by Philippe Grifnee with a gold Rhino, Elephants and a stand of Cape Buffalos. The gold background inlay gives the gun a unique appearance and is tastefully set off by the deep relief engraving of the African game scenes.
An outstanding double-barrelled pin-fire/percussion shotgun by Francis Marquis. provenance: Paris dating: third quarter of the 19th Century
An engraved double barrel percussion rifle signed “Greis from Munich”, mid 19th century Germany.