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The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1228

Sempert & Krieghoff Side By Side Double Barrel Shotgun, C. 1880s, 16 Ga., 29.25" Barrels

Estimate: $500 - $700

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
Having engraved locks, scrolling floral designs with a duck and rabbit. Engraved external hammers and trigger guard with knurled metal butt plate. Break action with extractor and animal horn underlever. Double 16 ga. barrels marked at the rib "Sempert & Krieghoff Suhl". Carved walnut stock with left-side cheek rest. Overall length of 45.5". No visible serial number. Antique firearm, not for use with modern ammunition.


Scuffing and denting to the stock. 4.25" split to the wood grain from the butt to the cheek rest. Screw hole from a shoulder strap mount on the bottom of the stock. Chipping at the edges of the forearm. Bores could use a cleaning but show no rusting or damage. | 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.