Incredible Holland & Holland No. 2 16 ga.


Holland & Holland No. 2 later known as “The Badminton”.  29″ chopper lump barrels, hidden third bite with raised game rib, 2-1/2″ chambers choked improved modified and full (.020/.035).  Fabulous original condition, this rounded bar sidelock finished in 1916 retains 98% rich case colors and lustrous blue.  A true collector quality gun features hand detachable sidelocks, double triggers, auto ejectors, and auto safe.  A wonderful H&H that would compliment the finest collection or the most discerning shooter.  Straight hand highly figured French walnut stock of deep red color and black figure throughout measures 1-3/8′ comb,  2-1/4″ heel, 14-1/4″ length of pull over the original horn butt plate.   A few very minor handling marks.  Just a stunning example of old world craftsmanship in near new condition.  The horn butt has a bit of worm damage that could easily be remedied.  H&H factory records show the gun conforms in every detail and weighs 6 lbs even.  Appears to have shot a couple of boxes of cartridges as the breech face has all the color. Simply the best.


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