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    Belgian May Lillie 1893 Trick Shot World Champ Single Shot Rifle.
    Unserialized, .22 caliber, 23 1/2-inch octagonal barrel with fixed front and rear sights. Blued finish. Top of barrel marked: BELGIUM and MAY LILLIE 1893. E / LG proof mark to left side of barrel. Checkered walnut pistolgrip stock with BBWW 1893 stamped to left side of wrist and BBWW to the right side. MAY LILLIE WORLD CHAMP / 1893 / BBWW stamped to right side of stock. Silver plaque tacked to left side of stock reading: MAY / LILLIE / TRICK / SHOT / B.B.W.W. / 1893. Metal buttplate.

    Condition: Good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina with noticeable signs of handling wear, age and patches of pitting. Scattered scuffs, dings and bruising present to wood, with some loss to left side of stock at butt. Lightly pitted bore. Action good.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2020
    14th-15th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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