At Sotheby's, London

10th December 2014

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Above: Magnificent pair of Kell engraved John Wilkes12-bore sidelock ejector guns, sold at Gleneagles for £53,900, a World Record for this maker

10th December auction

Viewing at Sotheby's

34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA

Tuesday 9th December 9am to 4.30pm

Wednesday 10th December 9am to 1pm

Auction at 2pm


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Selling Fine English Sporting Guns and Rifles at Auction. Every auction includes a good selection by the classic makers including J. Purdey & Sons, Holland & Holland, Boss & Co, Woodward, William Evans, John Dickson & Son, Westley Richards to name just a few.

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Record prices are frequently achieved, and Gavin Gardiner is delighted to have been instrumental in the sale of the 1983 Holland & Holland Wildfowl and Wader set of six guns for $350,500 at auction in the USA.

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10th December 2014 at

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