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FABBRI S x S 12 SIDELOCK GAME GUN- 1976- VIRTUALLY as NEW in 99% COND- 26 3/4" CHOPPER LUMP Bbls.- EXC TOMASONI ENGRAVING
#3254, Ivo Fabbri, Brescia, Italy: A 12 Bore Side by Side Back Action Sidelock Game Gun Made in 1976 with 26 3/4" Bohler Super Blitz Steel Chopper Lump Ejector Barrels, It is at .729 .013 & .029", (Skt.II & Imp.Mod.), 2 3/4" chambers, 1.250 KG weight barrels, Hand filed flat rib, Single non-selective trigger, Engraved with 90% coverage of very classic floral & scroll by Italian Master Engraver C. Tomasoni (Claudio) and signed accordingly, A splinter forend with an Anson release, Straight hand stock at 14 1/2 x 1 5/8 x 2 3/16" over a full face checkered butt, Very slight cast-off for the right hand, Excellent wood with great light brown/dark brown contrast, 6 lbs. 15 oz., The original barrel blue is 99%, The coin finished frame is 99%, The original wood finish at 99%, The checkering at 100%, The barrels inside and out remain as new, The striking on the barrels is as perfect as one could hope to find on any modern gun made anywhere in the world, The piece has a total of 6 retainer screws locking key screws on the forend, trigger guard and lockplates. It is cased in an as new Motorcase complete with a very nice over cover of canvas & leather. This Fabbri had only 2 custodians in 39 years and it was virtually never used and shot only a few times. There are only about 200 Side by Side Fabbri's in the world, this is an excellent example. Here is a side by side Fabbri that retains 99-100% of its mechanical life and comes to the hand with grace and balance. This piece has typical Fabbri fit and finish and is meticulous in every detail inside and out.