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Lot 1008

Tuesday 02 Dec, 2014 - 10.00am

A Beretta 16 bore double barrelled shotgun of historic important with original 28.5ins fluid steel barrels by Krupp of Essen, the plain box lock action with double trigger and walnut stock with chequered grip and modified butt, 45.5ins overall Note : Thought to have been manufactured in 1929, showing the beginning of military co-operation between Italy and Germany prior to World War II Note : Purchaser must have an appropriate Shotgun Certificate to purchase this lot

Estimate £700 - 1,000 Sold for £680

Plus buyers premium of 27% ยป