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The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1225

St. Louis Arms Co. Belgian Import Drilling Combination SxS 12 Ga. And .38-55, C. 1890, 28" Barrels

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,200

Bid Increments

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$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
Locks marked "Leader St. Louis Arms Co. Belgium" and "Marlin Cart. 38.55". Scrolling engraved locks and hammers. Damascus steel barrels, side by side 12 ga with .38-55 rifle barrel underneath. Belgian proof marks on the barrel flats with a possible serial number of 3947. Rib marked "Fine Damascus Belgium". Break action with tang lever. Gutta-percha butt plat marked "Sarton". A Sarton marking with bird heads is under the tang lever. Double triggers, blade front sight. Overall length of 44.75". Antique firearm, not for use with modern ammunition.


Repair to the stock at the tang. Left side firing pin is stuck. Missing rear sight. Scuffs and dings to the stock. | 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.