J.D. Dougall Top Lever Hammer Gun
Guns International #: 100278823 Seller's Inventory #: JDD-001
Category: Antique Shotguns - Cartridge - Shotguns - English Double Antique
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Member Since: 2/28/11
First Name: Charles
Last Name: Weyrauch
Country: United States
Number of Active Listings: 1
Seller: Private Seller
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
Payment Types Accepted: cashier check, money order
This is a magnificent J.D. Dougall 12bore double, bar action, best English, top lever, hammer gun from the late 19th century. It is in like new condition with full case hardening colors on the action and full coverage game scene and scroll engraving, not often found. The action is rather unusual in that it is rounded and quite beautiful with ornate percussion style fences unlike the typical ones of that period with sharp corners on the bottom edges. Exqui John Stanton best quality rebounding locks. The 30” barrels are beautiful nitro proof Damascus with 2 1/2” chambers and perfect bores. The beautifully figured stock is like new with a checkered horn butt plate and crisp checkering. This is a truly unique best gun with features not often found on guns of this period and in fabulous shooting condition.
Weight, 6 lbs. 6.6 oz.
LOP, 14 1/4”
Drop at Comb, 1 1/2”
Drop at Heel, 2 3/8”
Barrel Wall Thickness at Muzzles, R .037 L .039
This gun includes the maker’s original leather covered carriage trunk with trade label from the 1875 period addresses in Glasgow & London along with some accessories. Including cleaning jags and brushes, a wad of tow for cleaning and straps along with the original trunk key. Also included are 9 boxes of Hull 2 ½” nitro game cartridges 1 1/8oz. #4 shot British (#6 US). Actual shipping cost to be determined at the time of purchase.