Letter dating 1700
Checkered pistol grip stock and forearm are in good overall condition. Monogram plate on bottom of the stock has the initials "AGR". Marked on top of the bbl: 'Charles Daly Krupp Fluid Steel Barrels'. Circasian style walnut measuring 14-1/8" to end of the pad.
Action has vivid case color in protected areas with the balance having a nice aged grey patina. Small diamond shaped horn inlays at the rear of the side panels. Orig Circassian style walnut stocks are in exc cond with sharp checkering and measure a 14" pull to the end of the red recoil pad. Has the desirable crossed pistols motif under bbl indicating it is a Prussian made. Original wood in VG condition with nice sharp checkering.
Overall near excellent with about a 50% Damascus pattern visible. Very unusual to see a cased set of any English shotguns in two different gauges. Item # MSG895 A very desirable gun featuring self openers, side clips and raised matted solid rib.
Wood shows a fair amount of use with a lot of wear to the checkering.
Receiver is coin finish that shows no wear as does the wood.
Very pretty shotgun with some extra figure wood, very fine checkered pistol grip stock.
Nice figure in the French walnut stock and forearm.
The 28" bbls are Krupp steel and have chokes of about full and mod. The stock had a chip at the toe with a piece grafted in.
One chip out of the stock on the right hand side right in front of the action.
Item # MSG767 Prussian era Daly with the sextuple locking system. Side clips, cocking indicators, double triggers, automatic ejectors.