Sale A1056 Lot 1200
A NEW AND UNUSED SCHOLZ-ENGRAVED 9.3X74R 'MODEL 88B' PINLESS SIDELOCK EJECTOR DOUBLE RIFLE, serial no. 82640,
25in. nitro barrels with matt sight rib, open sights and ramp-mounted blade foresight, the breech ends with fine acanthus scroll engraving and inlaid with a single gold line, treble-grip action, side-bolsters chiselled in relief with scrolling arabesques, toplever carved in three-dimensions with the mask of a wild boar, gold cocking-indicators, manual safety, removable striker discs, gold-washed triggers, set front trigger, finely engraved with acanthus scrolls, the lockplates finely carved in relief with woodland scenes of rutting stag (left) and a sounder of foraging wild boar (right), signed 'A. SCHOLZ', bright finish overall, 14 1/2in. highly-figured pistolgrip stock with palm swell, cheekpiece, horn pistolgrip-cap, sling swivels and including 1/2in. rubber recoil pad, semi-beavertail fore-end with Deeley & Edge patent release, weight 8lb. 1oz.