J. PURDEY & SONS

J. Purdey & Sons, Best Quality, Self-Opener Sidelock, 12 ga., 2 barrel set. Made for the great American shotgunner, Rudy Etchen. This spectacular Purdey is a 12 ga w/ 2 3/4" ch., 26" & 28" barrels w/ Churchill top ribs, 26" bbls. choked: .000 / Cyl & .003 / Skeet & 28" bbls. choked .009 / IC & .027 / I Mod., Ejectors, Self-opening action, Single, non-selective trigger, POW grip w/ engraved grip cap stating this gun was donated to DU by Nan & Fank Pachmayr, Beavertail forearm, Well figured, oil finished stock. Stock dimensions:DC: 1 7/16" x DF: 1 9/16" x DH: 1 5/8" x Cast Off at Face & Heel: 1/8" x LOP: 14 7/16" over makers Leather Covered recoil pad, Wt: 7 lbs. 1 oz w/ 28" bbls., This classic Purdey was made for the great wingshooter & pigeon shooter, Rudy Etchen and so engraved in the inital oval. This gun is in mint condition exhibiting nearly 99% + wood, barrels & action finish overall. Makers, leather-covered hard case, A tremendous value and quite collectable. Circa 1966 (C4851)
Specifications
Maker: J.PURDEY & SONS
Model: BEST SIDELOCK
Gauge/Caliber: 12
Barrel Length: 2 BBL SET 26" & 28"
Chambers: 2 3/4"
Rib Design: CHURCHILL RIBS
Weight: 7 LBS 1 OZ W/28" BBLS
Bore/Chokes
Right/Bottom: 28" .735 / .009 IC 26" .732 / .000 CYL
Left/Top: 28" .735 / .027 IM 26" .732 / .003 SKT-
Choke Tubes: FIXED CHOKES
Stock Dimensions
Drop At Comb: 1 7/16"
Drop At Face: 1 9/16" @ 4 3/4"
Drop At Heel: 1 5/8"
Cast At Face: 1/8" OFF @ 4 3/4"
Cast At Heel: 1/8" OFF
Length Of Pull: 14 7/16"
Pitch: 1" @ 2 DEG
Special Features:
PRINCE OF WALES GRIP BEAVERTAIL FOREARM SINGLE NON SELECTIVE TRIGGER INSCRIBED FROM PACHMAYR TO DUCKS UNLIMITED SELF OPENER LEATHER COVERED PAD MADE FOR THE GREAT AMERICAN SHOTGUNNER, RUDY ETCHEN CONDITION: EXCELLENT MAKERS 2 BBL CASE
Circa: 1966 SER#27349
Number: C4851
Price: $ 49,500
 

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