PO Box 2135
Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Sep 29, 2022
side by side configuration, serial number 21241, assisted opening 12 gauge, 16 in. LOP, 29-3/4 in. barrels, barrel rib inscribed "Cogswell & Harrison THE AVANT TOUT 142 New Bond Street and 226 Strand Street London", bead front sight, right bore cylinder, left bore improved cylinder, box lock with engraved scrollwork and "COGSWELL & HARRISON" in banner on both sides, barrel fences, blued lever, trigger guard and barrel tang with matching engraving, the number "2" on the barrel rib, forend, and safety slide, figured wood stock with initial shield, checkering at grip and forend, 47-3/4 in. overall, comes with wooden case
Note: Brunk Auctions strictly complies with all Federal and State regulations pertaining to the sale and transfer of firearms. This firearm requires the filing of an ATF form 4473 and completion of an NICS background check or proof of possession of an appropriate Federal Firearms License. It is the sole responsibility of the buyer to comply with all State firearms regulations.
Provenance: The Estate of Peter H. Tillou, Litchfield, Connecticut
dings and scratches to exterior of barrels, bright bores with some frosting, oxidation to metal components, handling wear to wooden components with dents and abrasions, some loss of finish, 2 in. addition to wooden stock, old wooden case with wear likely not specific to the gun, triggers and ejectors appear to function
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