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3444
$8,625.00

*SCARCE PARKER BHE SHOTGUN.

SN 229153. Cal. 12 ga. 2-3/4″ chambers. 30″ bbls. Full length matted top rib with twin ivory beads marked “Parker Bros. Makers Meriden. CT. U.S.A. ACME Steel”. 1-1/2″ frame. Nickel-plated double triggers. Auto ejectors. Auto safety. Capped American Walnut full pistol grip stock with gold shield near tow engraved C.P.S. Jr. and checkered in standard B grade pattern with checkered side panels ending in fleur-de-lis and standard B grade wave and point pattern around grip. Pistol grip cap marked “PARKER BROS/MERIDEN CONN”. Hawkins ventilated pad. Splinter forearm with engraved Deely latch and engraved steel tip is near fully checkered with point pattern around tip. Receiver is beautifully engraved with Gamble’s quail in grass on right, bobwhite quail on left all surrounded by well-cut Parker scroll. Fences and top of action and top lever also scroll engraved with geometric pattern designs. Bottom of frame nicely scroll engraved in wedge pattern and trigger plate is near fully engraved with setter and pointer in farm scene flushing a pheasant. Trigger guard bow is scroll engraved and lightly floral border engraved at tang with SN noted. Bore diameter: left – .730, right – .730. Bore restrictions: left – .035 (full), right – .026 (Imp. Mod.). Minimum wall thickness: left – .030, right – .031 . Weight: 7 lbs. 6 oz. Drop at comb: 1-1/2″, drop at heel: 2-1/4″. LOP: 14-1/16″. Special Note: This item(s) contains plant or animal properties that may be covered by the Endangered Species Act (ESA). We have taken care to ensure that this item(s) meets the standard for sale under the ESA. However, certain states and other countries have laws that are more restrictive than the ESA. It is the bidder’s responsibility to ensure that it is lawful to purchase or transport this item(s) into their state, and to obtain the necessary import and export approvals. Delay or failure to obtain any such permit or approval does not relieve the buyer of paying for the item(s) and consummating the purchase. CONDITION: Exceptional as restored likely by Delgrego. Action is extremely stiff. Bbls retain nearly all of their restored blue. Custom buttstock and forearm likely by Delgrego at time of restoration are excellent with just minor handling marks and retain nearly all of their custom finish. Checkering is crisp. Receiver retains virtually all of its restored cyanide Case hardened finish. Trigger guard retains nearly all of its restored blue. Doll’s head extension is slightly raised. Bbls are on face. Ejectors are in time. Bores are excellent, near mirror. 50604-7 JSL (7,500-10,000) C&R; IVORY – Lot 3444

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Auction: Firearms - October 2016
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