Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 1460: Factory Engraved Gebruder Merkel K3 Single Shot Rifle

Auction Date: December 4, 2021

Factory Engraved Gebruder Merkel K3 Single Shot Rifle with Scope

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $2,500 - $3,750

Factory Engraved Gebruder Merkel K3 Single Shot Rifle with Scope

Manufacturer: Merkel Gebruder
Model: K3
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 257 WBY
Barrel: 26 1/8 inch round
Finish: blue/coin
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 385
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 235
Class: Modern Long Gun
Description:

Ramped blade front and fixed rear sights on the ported blued steel barrel which bears standard Merkel markings. The coin grey action features light scroll engraving along with a running stag scene on the left and a pair of hinds on the right. The rifle features the Merkel tang mounted safety/cocking piece. Nicely figured, multi-point checkered Schnabel tip forend and pistol grip stock with cheekpiece and rubber recoil pad. Includes a braided leather sling and a Leupold VX.R Patrol 3-9x40mm scope. The length of pull is 14 3/16 inches and the rifle weighs 7 lbs 4 oz (scope and sling included).

Rating Definition:

Excellent overall, retaining 99% original blue and coin finishes, minor handling evidence, a few slight marks in the wood, and sharp checkering on the stock and forend. The scope optics are sharp. Mechanically excellent.



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