Lot 5213

A luxury side-by-side shotgun L. Dieter, Munich, from the estate of Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Bavaria, late 19th century

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A83s | Live auction | 725 Lots

Hammer price € 7,800

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Description

Cal. 20/65, SN. 333, Almost bright Damascus twist barrels, partially lightly spotted, length 74 cm. German proof mark from those days. Bead sight. Barrel rib gold-inlaid, signed in Gothic type "L. Dieter München", barrel roots with gold-inlaid angels. Breech, side plates, hammers and trigger guards completely with golden border engravings and finest floral ornaments with angels, dog and hare. At the bottom of the breech large royal crown inside oval with initials. Richest gunstock carvings, on the left coat of arms presented by two angels, on the right an angel amidst tendrils. Horn finger support, carved and held by an angel. Engraved steel butt cap with Gorgon's head. Length 114 cm.
The above side-by-side shotgun was formerly exhibited at the Deutsches Jagdmuseum, Munich.

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General Information

The auction includes 726 lots and starts on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5727. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.