1090: Arthur Ilsley 12-bore boxlock ejector SxS sportin
Arthur Ilsley 12-bore boxlock ejector SxS sporting gun, SN7189
Weight: 6lbs 9 1/2oz; 14 3/4" stock; 28" barrels bored approx. Improved
Cylinder and 3/4 choke; 2 1/2" chambers; Nitro proof 1 1/8oz.
marked 'Arthur Ilsley, Birmingham' on the game rib and 'Made in England' on bottom of each barrel. Action body and furniture engraved with bold foliate scrollwork, figured straight-handed English stock of figured English walnut. Top-lever boxlock action with English scroll, double triggers, the barrels with game rib.
Good to very good condition. 80-90% blue on barrels, trigger guard and floorplate, the action with even patina. Stock slightly loose at the head and with slight dings & handling marks.