Lot 8

A side-by-side shotgun by Abbiatico & Salvinelli, model Venus, burin engraving, Diana and virgins bathing

Firearms of the 19th and 20th century | A81s | Live auction | 584 Lots

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Cal. 12/70, Nr. 183, Mirror-like bores, barrel length 70 cm, half and full choke. Italian proof mark. Blued barrels, the bluing probably renewed. On the outside of the left barrel in the upper third minimal flash rust. Stained receiver, double trigger, the front trigger with toggle. Boxlock action with engraving by Angelo Galeazzi, minimal dent in the engraving on the right side. Beautiful walnut stock with fine chequering, also at the buttplate. Vacant monogram plaque on the underside of the forend. Length of stock 37 cm, overall length 113 cm. Weight of the shotgun 3.2 kg. In leather covered case with reinforced leather corners. Including cleaning gear, oil bottle, tools, dummy cartridges. Size of case 76 x 25 x 9 cm.
Attention - For this gun we will need to obtain an export license for you, based on your import permit (if needed in your country) or through your firearms dealer.
Provenance:Hermann Historica, 66th auction, April 2013, lot no. 310.

Condition: I -

General Information

The auction includes 584 lots and starts on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 584. The pre-sale viewing will take place from March 19 - 20, 2020 and March 26 - 29, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).