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    **20 Gauge Merkle 147 E Double Barrel Shotgun. Serial no. 461640. 20 gauge. 27-inch barrels with extended matted concave rib. French gray scalloped boxlock action engraved with bold foliate scroll and game scenes: Left side: Three partridges in a woodland setting, right side: Three ducks springing from a pond. Greener-style crossbolt. Ejectors. Intercepting safeties, Automatic safety. Cocking indicators. Blued triggerguard engraved with bold foliate scroll. Finely checkered straight grip stock of slightly figured walnut. Sling swivels. Maker's plastic grip cap. Finely checkered splinter fore-end with Deeley-Edge style release. Maker's box and green baise sleeves.

    Data: Barrel Dimensions: Bores 0.625/0.625 inches, Chokes: 0.007/0.015 inches (Improved Cylinder/ Modified), Chamber: 3 inches Proof: German Nitro, 16.0, 16.0, 20/76. Stock Dimensions: Pull: 14 1/2 inches. Drop at comb: 1 1/2 inches Drop at heel: 2 5/8 inches Cast-off: 1/8 inches. Weight: 5 pounds, 15 ounces.
    Condition: Excellent showing little use. Action is still stiff. Factory box in good condition, some losses to the ends.

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    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
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