A very good Vickers-Armstrong 'Imperial' sidelock non-ejector game gun, serial number 1482. 28in barrels (very good bores with no pitting) concave top rib inscribed 'Vickers-Armstrong Ltd, Westminster, London, with 2.5in chambers and bored at quarter & half choke. Original Birmingham nitro proof at 12 bore measuring .729 ins in both barrels. Minimum barrel wall thickness measured at 31 thou left and 28 thou right. Border engraved Baker patent coil spring bar action side-locks with makers name, retaining a great deal of original case hardening colour. Double trigger with auto safety. 14.25in figured walnut straight hand stock with horn butt plate, vacant silver oval. Horn-tipped splinter fore-end with Vickers-Armstrong push button catch. In a canvas & leather motor case with original Thomas Bland trade label.