Lot 70: sidelock-O/U double rifle Franz Sodia - Ferlach, .375 H&H Mag., #20455, with 2 exchangeable barrelpairen, § C
Classic Auction for hunting guns and rifles, accessories, hunting related collectible items and hunting art
03 November 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 60 cm barrels with stepped engine-turned rib and open sights, ejectors, hand detachable back-action sidelocks, cocking indicators and intercepting sears, bright action with Kersten crossbolt, oakleaf carved fences, foliate scroll surrounded game scenes of red deer on the left and wild boar on the right, moose bull on the action bottom, double triggers, both as single set trigger, walnut stock with fish-scale chequering, oakleaf carving and game scenes carved on right hand side butt with ivory inlaid figures of elephant, leopard and Cape buffalo, 3-piece fore-end with ivory inlaid oakleaf, Bavarian cheekpiece and ventilated rubber recoil pad 39,5 cm, stock magazine for 3 cartridges, steel pistol grip cap initialised "RTG", German claw mounted Swarovski Habicht 1,25-4x24, illuminated reticule Circle Dot, year of manufacture 1975, with exchangeable barrels o/u double rifle .458 Win. Mag., #20455, German claw mounted Swarovski Habicht 1,25-4x24, illuminated dot reticule, year of manufacture 1982, and exchangeable barrels o/u double rifle .300 Win. Mag.; .375 H&H Mag., #20455, German claw mounted Kahles Helia 39S2, year of manufacture 1982, except superficial cracks behind the sideplates condition 2-3.