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      Serial no. 114305, 12 gauge, 29 1/2 inch vent rib bbl., blue finish, walnut stock. Blued steel barrels with fiber optic front and steel bead
mid sights on the adjustable vent rib with 3 inch chambers with ejectors, 1991 dated Italian proofs, and lower barrel fitted with a choke tube system and full marked upper barrel choke. Blued action displaying full coverage floral scroll engraving on a matted
ackground with a Labrador bust on the underside and a bloom on the pierced toplever. The engraving is signed
n the right side of the trigger “M. Gobli” for a magnificently talented unidentified engraver. Fitted with a single trigger and tang mounted manual safety. Mounted with an exhibition quality multipoint checkered walnut forend with engraved fittings and pistol grip stock with right and palm swell and black solid recoil pad. Includes a
Royal Sporting Arms hard case and shipping box. Barrel and stock measurements (U/O): bore 9 inches from the breech measures .726/.727 inches; choke constriction .031/.041 inches; minimum wall thickness .037/.033 inches; drop at the comb 1 5/8 inches; drop at the heel 1 7/8 inches; length of pull 14 3/4 inches; 8 lbs. 7 oz.
CONDITION: Excellent overall, retaining 99% plus original blue finish with limited handling marks, an attractive plum hue to the action, and crisp engraving. The wood is very fine with a couple light scratches near the toe, and some slight softening of the forend checkering. Mechanically excellent. Case is excellent.
 Estimate: 9,000 - 16,000
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 LOT 3637
Attractive “M. Gobli” Signed and Engraved Perazzi MX10 Over/Under Trap Shotgun with Case -
LOT 3638
Factory M. Richard Engraved and Gold Inlaid Fausti 28 Gauge Class SL Deluxe Theme 2 Over/Under Shotgun with Case - Serial no. B58037, 28 gauge, 28 inch vent rib bbl., blue/casehardened
   finish, walnut stock. Founded by Stefano Fausti and now run by his three daughters Elena, Giovanna, and
Barbara, the firm focuses on quality output, especially for guns such as this one which are part of their Boutique line. The gun shows blued steel barrels with a single bead sight on the matted vent
rib, gold inlaid “FAUSTI - ITALY” on the left of the upper chamber, 2 3/4 inch chambers with automatic ejectors, and 2014 dated Italian proofs on the flat. The casehardened sideplated action displays attractive multi-color gold inlaid scrollwork with gold inlaid pheasant roosters on either sideplate and a solitary rooster on the underside. The work is signed “M. Richard” on the triggerplate. The gun features a single trigger and a tang mounted manual safety/selector switch.
Contrasting walnut forend and straight grip stock with multi-point checkering, matching blue and gold fittings, blue and gold grip cap, and blue and gold heel and toe plates around the checkered bare butt. Includes a factory leatherbound takedown case. Barrel and stock measurements (U/O): bore diameter nine inches from the breech both proofed and measured at 13.9mm (.547 inches); choke constriction .012/.024 inches; 1 7/16 inch drop at comb; 1 7/8 inch drop at heel; 14 5/8 inch length of pull; weight 5 lbs. 15 oz.
CONDITION: Excellent overall, retaining 99% original blue, casehardened, and gold finishes with minor handling evidence and sharp checkering on the wood. Mechanically excellent. A chance to own a beautiful Italian gun without a wait! Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000

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