Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    20 Gauge Merkel 203E Sidelock Ejector Over and Under Shotgun.
    Serial no. 91800, 20 gauge, 27-inch barrels with solid rib. Insert checks. Gray reinforced sidelock action with hand-detachable locks. Action and locks engraved with bold foliate scroll. Double Kirsten bolts. Cocking indicators. Hinged front trigger. Non-automatic safety. Blued triggerguard. Finely checkered pistolgrip stock of slightly figured walnut. Cheekpiece. Pachmayr recoil pad. Horn grip cap. Checkered three-piece splinter fore-end. Sling swivels. Six insert chokes and a wrench. Data: Barrel Dimensions: Bore diameter: 0.628/0.628 inches. Chokes: Inserts. Chambers: 3 inches. Minimum wall thickness: 0.029 inches. Proof: German, Nitro, 20, 20, 70. Note: Gun is out of proof due to lengthened chambers. Stock dimensions: Pull: 14 inches. Drop at comb: 1 1/2 inches. Drop at heel: 2 1/2 inches. Cast-off: 1/4 inches. Weight: 6 pounds, 10 ounces. Condition: Excellent. Barrels show 96-98% bluing. Excellent bright bores. Triggerguard shows 80-90% bluing. Stock shows some wear to the finish and some light marks. Impression and nicks on the heel of the stock. Fore-end shows some light marks.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,204

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 June 7 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    The Collection of James Kwis Leonard Internet Rare Books Auction
    The Collection of James Kwis Leonard Internet Rare Books Auction
    REALIZED SO FAR $300,884