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Auction 2946M

October 27, 2016 10:00AM

10-27-2016 10-28-2016

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Holland & Holland Take Down Rifle

Holland & Holland Take Down Rifle

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Holland & Holland Take Down Rifle, c. late 19th century, serial number 19566, .303 caliber, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, marked on the lockplate "HOLLAND & HOLLAND," marked on the More ...

Holland & Holland 28 Gauge Hammer Gun

Holland & Holland 28 Gauge Hammer Gun

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Holland & Holland 28 Gauge Hammer Gun, c. 1893, serial number 17203, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, the frame with simple foliate engraving, Damascus barrel marked "HOLLAND & More ...

James Purdey 12 Gauge Lightweight Double-barrel Game Gun in Maker's Case

James Purdey 12 Gauge Lightweight Double-barrel Game Gun in Maker's Case

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

James Purdey 12 Gauge Lightweight Double-barrel Game Gun in Maker's Case, c. 1887, serial number 12656, walnut stock with finely checkered forend and grip, the frame with foliate and scroll More ...

Left-handed Alexander Henry Falling Block Single-shot Rifle

Left-handed Alexander Henry Falling Block Single-shot Rifle

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Left-handed Alexander Henry Falling Block Single-shot Rifle, c. late 19th century, serial number 2584, .450-3 1/4 caliber, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, frame highly engraved with More ...

J.P. Sauer & Sohn 16 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

J.P. Sauer & Sohn 16 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$984$800

J.P. Sauer & Sohn 16 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun, c. late 19th century, serial number 57377, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, frame lightly engraved with foliate designs, with some More ...

John Venables & Son Snider Conversion Sporting Rifle

John Venables & Son Snider Conversion Sporting Rifle

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$677$550

John Venables & Son Snider Conversion Sporting Rifle, c. 1870, serial number 1983, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, lock engraved with foliate designs and marked "J. VENABLES & SON," More ...

John Dickson & Son 16 Gauge Boxlock Double-barrel Shotgun with Maker's Case

John Dickson & Son 16 Gauge Boxlock Double-barrel Shotgun with Maker's Case

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

John Dickson & Son 16 Gauge Boxlock Double-barrel Shotgun with Maker's Case, c. 1897, serial number 4947, walnut stock with finely checkered forend and grip, the boxlock with fine foliate and scroll More ...

J.P. Sauer & Sohn Double Rifle

J.P. Sauer & Sohn Double Rifle

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

J.P. Sauer & Sohn Double Rifle, c. early 1890s, serial number 47588, 8x57JR Nitro caliber, walnut stock with cheek-piece and checkered forend and grip, and butt with hinged compartment for four More ...

James Woodward & Sons Matched Pair of Sidelock Shotguns in an Oak and Leather Case

James Woodward & Sons Matched Pair of Sidelock Shotguns in an Oak and Leather Case

Lot:
39
Unsold
 

James Woodward & Sons Matched Pair of Sidelock Shotguns in an Oak and Leather Case, c. early 1880s, serial numbers 3921 and 3922, walnut stocks with finely checkered forends and grips, the frames More ...

Alex Henry Falling Block Single-shot Rifle Retailed by James Purdey & Sons

Alex Henry Falling Block Single-shot Rifle Retailed by James Purdey & Sons

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Alex Henry Falling Block Single-shot Rifle Retailed by James Purdey & Sons, c. 1870s, serial number 5939, .303 caliber, walnut stock (replaced) with checkered wrist, forend, and a cheek-piece on the More ...

John Dickson & Son 16 Gauge Hammer Shotgun

John Dickson & Son 16 Gauge Hammer Shotgun

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

John Dickson & Son 16 Gauge Hammer Shotgun, c. mid-1880s, serial number 4087, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, locks and frame with fine scrollwork engraving, plates marked "JOHN DICKSON More ...

Westley Richards Droplock 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Westley Richards Droplock 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Lot:
42
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Westley Richards Droplock 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun, c. early 1890s, serial number 14945, walnut stock with finely checkered forend and grip, lock with finely engraved scroll pattern and More ...

Daniel Fraser Sidelever Falling Block Rifle

Daniel Fraser Sidelever Falling Block Rifle

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Daniel Fraser Sidelever Falling Block Rifle, c. late 19th century, serial number 2167, .350 caliber, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, frame and sidelever highly engraved with foliate More ...

John Dickson & Son 12 Gauge Hammer Gun

John Dickson & Son 12 Gauge Hammer Gun

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

John Dickson & Son 12 Gauge Hammer Gun, c. mid-1870s, serial number 3216, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, lockplates finely engraved with foliate scroll pattern and marked "JOHN More ...

John Dickson & Son 12 Gauge Shotgun

John Dickson & Son 12 Gauge Shotgun

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

John Dickson & Son 12 Gauge Shotgun, c. 1889, serial number 4116, walnut stock with checkered wrist and forend, frame engraved with foliate designs and marked "JOHN DICKSON & SON PATENT" in a More ...

Daniel & John Fraser .410 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Daniel & John Fraser .410 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Daniel & John Fraser .410 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun, late 19th century, serial number 1624, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, scroll and floral engraved locks and frame, locks engraved More ...

John Rigby & Company Double-barrel Hammer Rifle

John Rigby & Company Double-barrel Hammer Rifle

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

John Rigby & Company Double-barrel Hammer Rifle, c. early 1870s, serial number 13741, approx. .37 caliber, walnut stock with cheek-piece and checkered forend and grip, lockplates and frame with More ...

L.C. Smith No. 3 Grade 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

L.C. Smith No. 3 Grade 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$923$750

L.C. Smith No. 3 Grade 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun, c. 1896, serial number 2244, walnut stock with checkered forend and grip, case hardened frame, plates engraved with foliate design, the left More ...

Pair of James Woodward & Sons Snap-action Sidelock 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun "The Automatic" in Maker's Case

Pair of James Woodward & Sons Snap-action Sidelock 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun "The Automatic" in Maker's Case

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$11,278$9,169

Pair of James Woodward & Sons Snap-action Sidelock 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun "The Automatic" in Maker's Case, c. 1874-79, serial numbers 3651 and 3652, walnut stocks with finely checkered More ...

Brass-barreled Flintlock Blunderbuss and Pistol

Brass-barreled Flintlock Blunderbuss and Pistol

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Brass-barreled Flintlock Blunderbuss and Pistol, England, 18th century, blunderbuss with walnut stock and brass furniture, lock marked "BLYTHE" below the pan, overall lg. 31 1/8; and a pistol with More ...

Two Kentucky-style Percussion Guns

Two Kentucky-style Percussion Guns

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Kentucky-style Percussion Guns, 19th century, a .65 caliber, sporterized walnut stock gun with converted percussion lock marked "B/ASHMORE/WARRANTED," round barrel marked "HARRIS," overall lg. More ...

Austrian Percussion Military Rifle

Austrian Percussion Military Rifle

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$554$450

Austrian Percussion Military Rifle, mid-19th century, walnut stock, .58 caliber, walnut stock, iron furniture, brass bands, round barrel with provision for adjustable sight, overall lg. 43 in. More ...

Pattern 1853 Enfield-Snider Conversion Rifle

Pattern 1853 Enfield-Snider Conversion Rifle

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$400$325

Pattern 1853 Enfield-Snider Conversion Rifle, c. 1866, walnut stock (refinished), brass buttplate, trigger guard and nose cap, steel barrel bands, overall lg. 55 in. More ...

Brown Manufacturing Company Ballard Rifle

Brown Manufacturing Company Ballard Rifle

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$523$425

Brown Manufacturing Company Ballard Rifle, c. 1869-73, serial number 20521, walnut stock and forend, marked on the left side of the receiver "BROWN MFG CO. NEWBURYPORT. MASS/BALLARDS PATENT/1861," More ...

U.S. Model 1878 Trapdoor Springfield Rifle and Bayonet

U.S. Model 1878 Trapdoor Springfield Rifle and Bayonet

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$800$650

U.S. Model 1878 Trapdoor Springfield Rifle and Bayonet, c. 1886, serial number 345783, walnut stock with a cartouche on the left side of the stock, marked on the lockplate "U.S./SPRINGFIELD," and on More ...

J. Stevens Tip-up Shotgun

J. Stevens Tip-up Shotgun

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$215$175

J. Stevens Tip-up Shotgun, c. 1870-95, serial number 12817, 12 gauge, walnut stock and forend, overall lg. 44 3/4 in. More ...

Martini-Enfield Rifle

Martini-Enfield Rifle

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$308$250

Martini-Enfield Rifle, c. 1889, walnut stock marked with rack numbers on the butt, marked on the right side of the receiver "V.R/B.S.A. & M. Co./1889," overall lg. 49 1/4 in. More ...

Martially Marked Colt Single-action Army Revolver

Martially Marked Colt Single-action Army Revolver

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Martially Marked Colt Single-action Army Revolver, c. 1887, serial number 120154 on butt and front of the trigger guard, front of the frame marked with the inspector's initials "D.F.C." and serial More ...

Sporterized Krag Jorgensen Bolt-action Rifle

Sporterized Krag Jorgensen Bolt-action Rifle

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$185$150

Sporterized Krag Jorgensen Bolt-action Rifle, c. 1895, serial number 10862, walnut stock marked with a circle "P" below the trigger guard, and a cartouche on the left side dated "1900," marked on More ...

Four Reproduction Muzzle-loading Guns

Four Reproduction Muzzle-loading Guns

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$523$425

Four Reproduction Muzzle-loading Guns, 20th century, a percussion rifle, serial number 523, .54 caliber, figured maple stock, octagon barrel, overall lg. 47; a percussion rifle, serial number 40263, More ...