Boss & Co shotguns to realise $48,000 at Sotheby's auction

A pair of 12 bore sidelock ejector shotguns built by gunmakers Boss & Co in 1912 will lead a sale of sporting guns held by Gavin Gardener Ltd at Sotheby's London. They are estimated to sell for £20,000-30,000 ($32,220-48,327).

Ejector Shotgun Boss & Co
Boss & Co were established in 1812

Another pair of sidelock ejectors, produced by Holland & Holland, are expected to make £10,000-15,000 ($16,105-24,157).

A number of vintage military rifles will also be offered, including a .303 Lee Enfield No.4 (T) sniper rifle by BSA that dates to 1944. It retains its travel chest and is expected to make £1,800-2,400 ($2,898-3,864).

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