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Lot 282 MANTON & CO. AN 8-BORE SINGLE BARREL GUN, NO. 5210 36 1/4-inch barrel with 3 1/4-inch chamber, about full choke boring, the rounded frame, rebounding back lock, hammer and rotary underlever with border engraving, 14 1/2-inch figured stock with pistol grip and rubber recoil pad, 12lb. 8oz., nitro re-proof £1500 - 2000 Lot 283 JOHN DICKSON & SON A 10-BORE HAMMER GUN, NO. 3085 31 3/4-inch damascus barrels with 2 5/8-inch chambers, about true cylinder borings, the frame, rebounding backlocks, hammers and rotary underlever with fine scroll engraving, 14 1/2-inch figured stock with heel and toe plates, broken and crudely repaired at the hand, 8lb., black powder proof (1868 Rules), worn overall The maker confirms that the gun was built in 1872. 282

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✪£300 - 500 Lot 284 F. T. BAKER A SCARCE 24-BORE HAMMER GUN, NO. 2839 24 1/4-inch damascus barrels with 2 1/2-inch chambers, about true cylinder borings, the rounded frame, non-rebounding backlocks and rotary underlever with fine scroll engraving, the trigger guard engraved with the date MDCCCLXXV, 14 1/4-inch figured stock including 1 1/4-inch extension, 5lb. 6oz., black powder proof, bores marked ✪£500 - 700

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Lot 285 PERRIN & SON A 20-BORE PATENT HAMMER GUN, NO. 3130 30-inch damascus barrels with 2 1/2-inch chambers, about 3/4 choke borings, the rounded frame, rebounding backlocks, hammers and top lever with scroll engraving around scenes of dogs and game, 14 1/4-inch figured replacement stock with heel and toe plates, 5lb. 14oz., black powder proof (1868 Rules), bores pitted and dented ✪£500 - 700