Live Auction

The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1237

European Side By Side Double Barrel Shotgun, C. 1870s, 28.5" Barrels

Estimate: $350 - $450

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Side by side smooth bore shotgun barrels, appear to be 16 ga. No apparent makers mark. Locks engraved with pheasants, deer, quails and rabbits. Engraved underlever. Double triggers and external hammers. Carved wood stock with chekered grip, left side cheek rest and a carved horn grip extension. Illegible proof marks on the barrel flats, most likely Belgian. Antique firearm, not for use with modern ammunition.


Rubbing to the engraving. Chips at the edges of the forearm. Wear to a few screws. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the ìRequest Condition Reportî or ìAsk a Questionî buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.