DescriptionEngraved German Drilling.
Unserialized, 16 ga/9mm, 28 1/2-inch round barrel with blade front and automatic flip up rear sights. Matted rib marked: GEBR PRAUNSMANUTL, JNGOLSTALL. Barrel with various nitro proof marks. Beautiful game scene engravings on locks and receiver, extending to breech and upper tang. Deep relief carved and finely checkered figured walnut buttstock and forearm. Dual sling swivels. Engraved ammunition storage cover. Horn buttplate.
Condition: Fine. Barrels retaining approximately 70-80% blue finish, thinning to a blue-gray patina. Scattered fine spotting. Right hammer a likely replacement. Stock: Fine. Small chip to bottom of forearm. Losses at heel of buttplate. Bores good showing some wear and scattered light pitting.
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