Boss & Co

Over & Under 20 Bore

£70,000


A wonderful Boss & Co 20 bore ‘Under and Over’ serial number 9292, made in 1964. It is inlayed as number 2, but is to be sold as a single gun with 28″ barrels measuring as proofed and in perfect condition. The good quality rose and scroll engraving is in crisp, original condition with the case hardening retaining 95% colour. The well figured walnut stock has a half pistol hand (Pommel grip), flat top checkering with boss style checkered butt end and is original, along with the fore end. It is in a vintage leather case with replaced handle and straps and a refitted Boss red interior. There is a three piece cleaning rod and a pair of old nickel plated snap caps. The label in the lid has the St. James’ Street address crossed out and stamped 13 Dover Street, although the address on the barrels is 13/14 Cork Street, so it is obviously a replacement case, but very serviceable.

SpecificationBoss & Co 9292
ActionUnder/Over sidelock with non selective single trigger firing bottom barrel first.
EjectorYes.
Weight 6lbs 7ozs.
BalanceHinge pin.
Barrel Length28″ solid file cut top rib with white ivory bead.
Chambers3″ (76mm).
Proof.615″ original London.

 3½ TONS PER □" (Link to Proof Symbols Table)
Actual Bore Size.615″, perfect condition.
O/D @ Lightest Point.679″ bottom, .683″ top.
Wall Thickness @ Lightest Point32 thou' bottom, 34 thou' top.
ChokesI.C bottom, ½ top.
StockWell figured walnut with half pistol hand. Gold Oval.
Length Of Pull 14 ⅜″ from trigger.
CastRight handed ⅜″.
Drop1 ½” comb and 2 ¾” heel.
Ammunition3″ lead, bismuth & standard steel cartridges. Not High Performance Steel compatible.
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