Holland & Holland, London. Stunning matched pair of 12ga. “Modele Deluxe” game guns, ca. 1948 - Price: $105,000

Holland & Holland, London. Stunning matched pair of 12ga. “Modele Deluxe” game guns, ca. 1948. Wt. of each gun is 71/4 lbs. Stock dimensions on both guns are 14 ½”x 1 3/8”x 2 ¼”x 1/8” cast-off. Superb 28” chopperlump barrels with original 2 ¾”, 1 ¼ oz. proofs have absolutely mint bores (.731”/.731”), (.732”/.732”), choked .034”/.031”, .034”/.028”. Best self-opening actions with hidden third fastener and hand-detachable sidelocks are beautifully scroll and game-scene engraved. Highly figured and perfectly matched straight-grip stocks and splinter forends. Rolled-edge guards, double triggers, bushed firing pins, and automatic safety’s. Original Maker’s oak-and-leather case with period canvas-and-leather outer cover containing all the original Trade labels and accessories. This magnificent pair of guns was made in 1948 for a British RAF Wing Commander and the whole set remarkably remains in absolutely 100% mint original condition throughout.