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    *16x16 .22 German Hammer Drilling. Serial no. 18164. 16x16 gauge and .22 caliber. 27 5/8-inch barrels with flat matted rib with later telescopic sight mount. Mount obscures maker's name. Automatic rear sight. Spear front sight. Barrels marked: Prima Fluss Stahl. Rifle barrel is 9x72 R with a pinned-in .22 insert liner. French gray action with back action locks engraved with floral designs and games scenes with Red and Roe deer and Cappercaillie. Percussion fences. Greener-style crossbolt. Tang mounted rifle barrel selector for front set trigger. Extractors. Horn triggerguard. Finely checkered pistolgrip stock of straight grain walnut. Cartridge trap with hinged lid. Bavarian style cheek piece. Horn buttplate. Sling swivels. Checkered splinter fore-end.

    Data: Barrel Dimensions: Bores: 0.671/0.671 inches. Chokes: 0.020/0.030 inches. Chambers: 2 1/2 inches. Proof: German Nitro, 16/1, 16, 226/08. Note: Left barrel is out of proof due to enlarged bore. Stock Dimensions: Pull: 13 inches. Weight: 7 pounds, 2 ounces.
    Condition: Fine, as partially redone. Barrels show 94-96% bluing. Bright shotgun bores. Bright rifle bore with well-defined rifling. Replaced hammer screws are slightly different. Barrels/action shows slight looseness. Stock shows a recoated finish over numerous light marks. Stock shows a two-inch crack at toe. Buttplate shows insect losses. Fore-end shows an older recoated finish with some scratches and impressions. Checkering shows filling.


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    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
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