Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 380: Westley Richards Single Barrel Percussion Wildfowling Shotgun

Auction Date: October 6, 2021

Engraved Substantial Westley Richards 6 Bore Single Barrel Percussion Wildfowling Shotgun

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $2,750 - $4,000

Engraved Substantial Westley Richards 6 Bore Single Barrel Percussion Wildfowling Shotgun

Manufacturer: Westley Richards
Model: Single Barrel
Type: Shotgun
Gauge: 6
Barrel: 36 inch part octagon
Finish: brown/blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
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Item Interest: Average
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OE - GOOD - some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; lightly scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.

PRF - PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED OR RESTORED

Description:

With browned Damascus two-stage barrel signed “WESTLEY RICHARDS. 170. NEW BOND ST. LONDON” on the octagonal to polygonal breech section. Bar lock signed “WESTLEY RICHARDS”. Border and scroll engraved throughout with small panel scenes to the trigger guard, heel plate tang and patent breech. Figured walnut half-length stock with checkered grip. Birmingham proof marks. 13 3/4" LOP. Provenance: The Malcolm King Collection

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