Lot 102: sidelock-S/S shotgun Lebeau-Courally - Liege, Mod. Washington, 12/70, #45260, § D
Classic Auction for hunting guns and rifles, accessories, hunting related collectible items and hunting art
03 November 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 71 cm chopper lump barrels, concave engine-turned rib, choked 1/2 and full, ejectors, action with elongated water table of 52 mm in the style of a life-pigeon gun, hand detachable sidelocks with intercepting sears, lockwork partially gold-washed, disc-set strikers and gas vents, deep relief engraving signed by Geoffrey Delahaut, sliding tang safety, mechanical single trigger with blued blade, burr walnut stock with drop points, straight hand and rubber recoil pad 37 cm, fore-end with Anson push-rod, blank gold stock oval, 3,2 kg, in its maker's canvas covered motor case with trade label, interior to be restored, year of manufacture 1992, except some scratches to the fore-end wood condition 2.