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    English Hammer Shotgun by W. Richards Marked to Platte Co. Unserialized. 12 gauge, 18 1/4-inch damascus barrels with English proofs and concave rib marked: London Laminated Steel. Engraved locks marked: W. Richards. Low-profile hammers. Bottom of frame marked: Prop. Platte Co. [no provenance]. Double triggers. Extractors. Varnished checkered walnut pistol-grip stock and fore-end. Steel buttplate.
    Condition: Good as reconfigured. Barrels shortened. Metal showing a dark age patina with wear overall. Light pitting on frame. Wood refinished and showing light wear. Action good.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2011
    21st Sunday
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