WESTLEY RICHARDS “OVUNDO” OF THE MAHARAJA

Westley Richards of Birmingham is one of the British gunmakers with a great tradition in creating fine guns and rifles. One of their famous models is the so called “OVUNDO”, a double barreled rifle with detachable locks. Thanks to Norbert Wenninger of Feine Jagdwaffen, you can have a look at one of these rare rifles. THE…

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CHARLES GIDDINGS HAMMER GUN

A very nice Hammer Double Gun from Charles Giddings with outstanding game scenes engravings. The fairly light 12 bore has Damascus barrels. This is what the owner wrote about: Charles Giddings was listed as a gunsmith in an 1880 census in upstate New York. Later his son, George, was listed as an engraver, but I don’t think…

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FN BROWNING EXPRESS RIFLE CCS 25

A nice FN Browning Express Rifle in 9,3x74R – suitable for all kind of game in Europe. Gorgeous engraving with Roebuck, Stag and Wild Boar in gold. Typical Belgian “Fischbauchschaft” , a special form of English stock. The additional Swarovsky scope 1.25-4×24 is best for fast-moving game on Drive hunts. Pattern 2cm on 50m. If you are interested, contact…

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GEWEHRKARTE OF MERKEL PAIR

I’m always very excited to see the “Gewehrkarten” of the Merkel Manufacturers. You can follow the whole gunmaking process on these small cards and even better, it’s an unvaluable proof of provenience for the lucky owner of the gun. Thanks again to Norbert Wenninger of Feine Jagdwaffen for leaving the Gewehrkarten of the awesome Henkell Merkel…

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SIMSON TAUBENFLINTE MONTE CARLO

An outstanding Simson Suhl Sidelock Ejector Pigeon Gun in exhibition quality. Special thanks to Norbert Wenninger of “Feine Jagdwaffen” for permission to show this rare Double. It is a Taubenflinte Modell Monte Carlo as shown in their catalogue of 1927: The gun comes in 12/70, barrellength is 76 cm, weight is 3780 Gramm. Probably it is a Pigeon…

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