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    £ 925

    George Playfair Birmingham Double Percussion Shotgun 10 Bore/gauge Muzzleloader

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    • George Playfair Birmingham Double Percussion Shotgun 10 Bore/gauge  Muzzleloader
    • George Playfair Birmingham Double Percussion Shotgun 10 Bore/gauge  Muzzleloader for sale in United Kingdom
    • George Playfair Birmingham Double Percussion Shotgun 10 Bore/gauge  Muzzleloader for sale

    C1870’s Victorian, English, George Playfair, Birmingham, 10 Bore, Double Barrel Side By Side Muzzle Loading Percussion Shotgun With Ram Rod. Sn 15990 15990

    An excellent Victorian 10 Bore double barrel shotgun. It has Walnut furniture with finely chequered wrist and fore stock panels. The underside of the fore stock has a void silver diamond shaped escutcheon. The shotgun with double 29”, round steel barrels with brass bead fore sight, has double hammers & triggers. It measures 45 ¾” overall. The barrels smooth bores are clean. The barrel rib has indistinct lettering (to faint to photograph). The barrels have black powder proofs. The action tang and trigger guard with extended tang & acanthus bud finial have foliate engraved foliate decoration. Both side plates are engraved with foliate decoration and are signed by the maker ‘Playfair’, most likely George Playfair recorded in 1874 as having premises at 13 Newton Street, Birmingham (see page 308 of British Gunmakers Vol 2 by Brown). It is complete with brass capped wood ram rod. The cocking & firing actions of the weapon work perfectly as they should. Price includes UK delivery. NB As an antique muzzle loading percussion shotgun no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 15990
    £ 925
    Category:Shotguns
    Subcategory:Muzzleloader
    Condition:Used - Mint condition
    Price:£ 925
    Sale type:Trade
    Make:George Playfair Birmingham
    Calibre:10 Bore/gauge
    Model:Double Percussion Shotgun
    Manufactured Year:1874
    Antique:yes
    Certificate:No Licence - Antique/Obsolete Calibre - Section 58 (2) Firearms Act 1968
    Orientation:Right Handed
    Barrel length:29 inches
    Overall length:45 3/4 inches
    Your reference:15990
    Trigger:Double Trigger
    Gun Status:Activated
    Recommended Usage:Collection item
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    George Playfair Birmingham Double Percussion Shotgun 10 Bore/gauge  Muzzleloader
    George Playfair Birmingham Double Percussion Shotgun 10 Bore/gauge Muzzleloader
    £ 925
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