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3517
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Revised: 9/29/2016 

Please Note: The barrel was professionally shortened to 26″.

*EXCELLENT FOX XE 20 GAUGE SHOTGUN.

SN 201415. Cal. 20 ga. 26″ bbls with a 2-3/4″ chambers. Full length matted top rib with twin ivory beads and left tube marked “Chromox Fluid Compressed Steel”, right tube marked “Made by A.H. Fox Gun Co. Phila. PA. U.S.A.”. Nice wedge with oak leaf scroll at breech. Kautzky SST, automatic ejectors, automatic safety. Round knob full pistol grip buttstock with checkered side panels and checkered in 2-pt pattern near frame and wave pattern towards comb. Older replacement silvers type pad at butt. Case hardened trigger guard. Slender splinter forearm, near fully checkered and Deeley release engraved in light oak leaf pattern with finely shaped triangular ebony tip. Receiver is full coverage oak leaf pattern engraved with ducks in marsh scene on left, quail on right. Bottom of frame with fox in oval and trigger plate which is fully oak leaf engraved. Trigger guard is nicely oak leaf engraved with shield at bow and SN noted at tang. Top of frame, bbl fences and top lever in oak leaf pattern as is top tang. Bore diameter: left – .618, right – .618. Bore restrictions: left – .007 (imp/cyl), right – .002 (skeet). Minimum wall thickness: left – .030, right – .022 . Weight: 5 lbs. 10 oz. Drop at comb: 1-9/16″, drop at heel: 2-1/2″. LOP: 13-7/8″. PROVENANCE: Remarkable William Larkin Moore Private Estate Collection of Fine Sporting Arms. 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: Excellent. Bbls retain 97-98% orig blued finish. Receiver retains 40-50% orig case color. Engraving still quite crisp and clear with very little wear. Trigger guard retains approximately 50% orig color, mostly on bow, starting to tone at tang. Buttstock & forearm are superb and retain nearly all of a professional restored hand-rubbed finish. Checkering is extremely sharp and there are just a couple of minor handling marks throughout. Trigger works flawlessly, mechanics are crisp, action is tight. This is an outstanding investment grade small bore Fox. 50594-21 JSL (12,500-17,500) IVORY – Lot 3517

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Auction: Firearms - October 2016
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