J.PURDEY & SONS

J. Purdey & Sons, Best Quality Sidelock, Self-opener, 12 ga w/ 2 1/2" chambers, 30" barrels w/ Concave top rib, Choked: Rt. .004 / Skeet 1 & Left. .030 / Imp. Mod +, Double triggers, Well figured straight English stock, Splinter forearm, Auto ejectors, Self-opening action, Stock dimensions: DC: 1 1/2" x DF: 1 13/16" x DH: 2 1/4" x Cast Off at Face: 3/16" x Cast Off at Heel: 5/16", LOP: 15" w/ 2" Down Pitch. Wt: 6 lbs 14 oz., Original Nitro proof 1 1/8 oz. This is a fine, sound Purdey that would be impossible to replace a 4x this price. It appears that the barrels and furniture have been professionally re-blacked. The case colors appear original and retain 95% color. The finish on the stock and forearm are in excellent condition. A classic Purdey game gun from all perspectives. Condition: Excellent overall. Circa 1924 (C 4857)
Specifications
Maker: J.PURDEY & SONS
Model: BEST SIDELOCK
Gauge/Caliber: 12
Barrel Length: 30"
Chambers: 2 1/2"
Rib Design: CONCAVE
Weight: 6 LBS 14 OZ
Bore/Chokes
Right/Bottom: .736 / .004 SKT
Left/Top: .737 / .030 IM
Choke Tubes: FIXED CHOKES
Stock Dimensions
Drop At Comb: 1 1/2"
Drop At Face: 1 13/16" @ 4 3/4"
Drop At Heel: 2 1/4"
Cast At Face: 3/16" OFF @ 4 3/4"
Cast At Heel: 5/16" OFF
Length Of Pull: 15"
Pitch: 2" @ 4 DEG
Special Features:
STRAIGHT GRIP SPLINTER FOREARM DOUBLE TRIGGERS SELF OPENER AUTO EJECTORS CHECKERED BUTT NITRO PROOFED 1 1/8 OZ CONDITION: EXCELLENT MAKERS HARD CASE
Circa: 1924 SER#22759
Number: C4857
Price: $ 29,500
 

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