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    **.470 Nitro Express Heym Safari Double Barrel Rifle. Serial no. 81831. .470 Nitro Express. 24-inch barrels with concave smooth rib, spear front sight on a ramped base, and matted flat quarter rib with standing rear sight with three folding sights marked 50, 100, and 150. Barrels of Krupp-Special Laufstahl. Gold inlay rings at breech. Brush bright reinforced boxlock action with very fine foliate scroll details and border engraving. Ejectors. Cocking indicators. Non-automatic safety. Greener-style crossbolt. Finely checkered pistolgrip stock of figured walnut. Blued engraved sculpted grip cap. Cheekpiece. Pachmayr Old English recoil pad. Sling eyes. Finely checkered enlarged fore-end with Deeley-Edge release and ejector selector selector. Data: Pull: 14 3/4 inches. Weight: 8 pounds 13 ounces.
    Condition: Excellent, showing very limited use. Light traces of cartridge rings on breech face. Barrels, triggerguard, and furniture shows 99% bluing. Excellent bore Stock shows some mostly light handling marks.

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    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
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