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Lot 1477, Cased Sigarms L.L. Bean "New Englander" 28 Bore O/U Shotgun
Lot 1477, Cased Sigarms L.L. Bean “New Englander” 28 Bore O/U Shotgun

Here’s a great double that coming up at Morphy Auctions on Tuesday, Feb 5, 2019. The auction starts at 9:00 AM Eastern.

Lot 1477, Cased Sigarms L.L. Bean "New Englander" 28 Bore O/U Shotgun
Lot 1477, Cased Sigarms L.L. Bean “New Englander” 28 Bore O/U Shotgun

As the auctioneer states, these guns were made in Italy by B. Rizzini for Sigarms (Sig Sauer) and the retailed by L.L. Bean. I’ve always thought they were great looking double and great deals. This one looks little used, and it even comes with its original case, chokes tubes, and accessories.

Lot 1477, Case for Sigarms L.L. Bean "New Englander" 28 Bore O/U Shotgun
Lot 1477, Case for Sigarms L.L. Bean “New Englander” 28 Bore O/U Shotgun

Lot 1477, Cased Sigarms L.L. Bean “New Englander” 28 Bore O/U Shotgun: Made by B. Rizzini for Sigarms, this special series made exclusively for L.L. Bean of Maine. The gun is a boxlock over-under with auto ejectors, gold plated single selective trigger and non-auto safety. With the gun are interchangeable screw-in chokes. The barrels are fitted with a low profile matted ventilated rib with brass front bead. The well figured Turkish walnut, stock with ball grip and round nosed forend with Anson type push button release which is near fully checkered. Case colored frame. Both sides of the frame have “L.L. Bean” in gold. Bottom of frame has “New Englander” in gold. Housed in a “Sigarms” hard case with gray foam lining. Original paperwork is also included. CONDITION: Excellent as very lightly field used. Retains more than 97% original finish to both wood and metal. Checkering is crisp. Mechanics are crisp and bores are bright and shiny. Case is excellent with minor wear. JSL Accessories: Case Barrel Length: 26 – 1/2″ Chamber: 2 – 3/4″ Choke: Tubes. Length Of Pull: 14 – 3/4″

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Boss & Company 12 gauge sidelock SxS ejector gun
Boss & Company 12 gauge sidelock SxS ejector gun

Boss & Company 12 gauge sidelock SxS ejector gun: A truly spectacular London Best gun that was ordered, according to factory records, on February 14th, 1958 by Abercrombie & Fitch.  It was ordered with 26” barrels choked IC and Modified, single trigger, 2 ¾” chambers, tapered smooth concave rib with Albemarle address.  It has 1 ½” DAC, 2 ¼” DAH and a 14 3/8” LOP to the checkered butt with “nil” cast.  This beautiful Boss, at nearly 58 years, retains almost all of its original finishes.  The case colors on the intricately engraved receiver are at least 95%.  The beautiful deep blue on the chopper lump barrels is 97-98% with just a few very light scratches.  The blue on the trigger guard is 95-97%.  The finely figured stock and forearm retain 97% finish and there are four small/shallow marks on the right side of the stock as if the shooter was left handed and the stock rested against a button on his vest!   The bores remain perfect, .732” & .731 bores with .007” & .015” chokes and nominal wall thickness of .031”. The original leather Brady take-down case is stamped Abercrombie and Fitch, made in London, has a Boss inside label and A&F snap caps and oiler & brush.  The outside of lid is marked “C F H” as is the gold oval on the bottom of the gun’s buttstock. This is a magnificent Boss that is ready for your next upland game hunt.  It weighs 6 lbs. 4 oz. Price: $41,500

CHARLES LANCASTER {OVAL-BORE} HAMMER DOUBLE RIFLE IN .450 CALIBER
CHARLES LANCASTER {OVAL-BORE} HAMMER DOUBLE RIFLE IN .450 CALIBER

CHARLES LANCASTER {OVAL-BORE} HAMMER DOUBLE RIFLE IN .450 CALIBER.450- 3 1/4″ BPE caliber, 28″  oval-bore damascus barrels with rear folding ladder sight.  Engraved and casehardened back action locks with bolted safeties.  Lancaster tilt breech with Jones type underlever action.  Removable bushed firing pins.  Checkered forend and straight grip buttstock measuring 14 3/8″ from the front trigger to the checkered steel buttplate.  Retaining nearly all of the original damascus  brown and pattern on the barrels.  Excellent casehardened finish on the locks and action.  Great wood and checkering.  Serial range 46xx.   Weight 8lbs 10oz.   In it’s original green baize lined oak box with brass fixtures. Price: $14,950

PERAZZI - MX-3 Game Gun - 27-1/2" Briley Chokes - English Stock - Checkered Butt
PERAZZI – MX-3 Game Gun – 27-1/2″ Briley Chokes – English Stock

PERAZZI – MX-3 Game Gun – 27-1/2″ Briley Chokes – English Stock – Checkered Butt1983 – English Stock, Checkered Butt, LOP 14-3/8″, Drop 1-3/8″ to 2″ with Slight Cast Off, Bbl Weight Kg 1270, Gun Weighs 6 lbs. 14 oz. Gun is 98+% Overall – shot very little. Includes: Perazzi ABS Case, Five Chokes, Choke Wrench. Price: $4950

Beretta BL4 OU Doubl Barrel Shotgun – 2 barrel set: 20GA and 28GA. 20GA has 28″ barrel and 28GA has 26″ barrel. M&F IC&M, SST ejector. Weight 6lb 1oz. Leather case, gun is 90% + condition. Both barrels have the same serial number. Price: $2,500

Beretta BL4 OU Doubl Barrel Shotgun - 2 barrel set
Beretta BL4 OU Doubl Barrel Shotgun – 2 barrel set
SIG ARMS "LL BEAN" NEW ENGLANDER BY RIZZINI 20 GA. OVER/UNDER SHOTGUN AS NEW IN HARD CASE
SIG ARMS “LL BEAN” NEW ENGLANDER BY RIZZINI 20 GA. OVER/UNDER SHOTGUN AS NEW IN HARD CASE

SIG ARMS “LL BEAN” NEW ENGLANDER BY RIZZINI 20 GA. OVER/UNDER SHOTGUN AS NEW IN HARD CASE26″ VENT RIB BARREL WITH LIKE NEW BORE, 3 INCH CHAMBERS AND 5 SCREW IN CHOKE TUBES WITH WRENCH.SINGLE SELECTIVE GOLD TRIGGER,CASE COLORED RECEIVER,BOX LOCK ACTION. CUT CHECKERED WALNUT PISTOL GRIP STOCK WITH FACTORY PAD.14 3/4″ L.O.P. OVER PAD,D.A.C. 1 3/8″,D.A.H. 2 1/8″.GUN WEIGHS IN AT 6 LBS 2 OZS.GUN MADE IN ITALY BY RIZZINI.AS NEW ORIGINAL 99% PLUS CONDITION WITH ALL PAPERWORK AND ALUMINUM LOCKABLE HARD CASE. Price: $2,100

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