Thursday 10 December 2015
Commencing at 11:01pmNewnham Street Saleroom
9th December 2015 10:30am - 16:00pm
10th December 2015 09:30am - 12:45pm
Sales of Modern Sporting Guns and Antique Arms are now held quarterly at the Bedford Auction centre in conjunction with W&H Peacock by Southams Auctioneers who have been holding gun sales for over 35 years.
This sale to include: English & Continental Shotguns, Sporting & Target Rifles, Vintage & Modern Air Weapons, Flintlock, Percussion & Pinfire Weapons, Edged Weapons, Collectors Cartridges, Cases Magazines & Shooting equipment, Good Quality Fishing Tackle, Sporting Books & Pictures
Our wide experience of weapons of all kinds together with our market knowledge, auction expertise, specialist contacts and understanding of the relevant law and regulations, ensures that we can provide a complete and dedicated centre for acquisition and disposal.
If you require professional advice on any aspect of the acquisition or disposal of particular weapons or related items contact Nigel Croskell FRICS who will be pleased to provide marketing appraisal and valuation of prospective entries.
Contact Nigel: 01832 273565 firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Viewing for this sale will be Wednesday 9th December 10.30am-4.00pm, and on the morning of the sale from 9.30am-12.45pm
Future sale dates include:
Bedford –10th March 2016 – Entries Now Invited
Bedford – 10th June 2016
Bedford – 15th September 2016
Bedford – 8th December 2016
Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.
Sporting Guns & Antique Arms
.450 Nickel plated 6 shot revolver by S W Silver & Co, London. with patent safety hammer and extracting device,
Sold for £1550
"Pair of 22 bore Percussion overcoat pistols by Westley Richards, with double brown damascus barrels inscribed Westley Richards 170 New Bond St London, platinum breech plugs, engraved tang, captive ramrod, foliate engraved steel locks and hammers with slide safety, inscribed Westley Richards, engraved furniture, finely figured walnut stocks with horn tipped forends, chequered bag shaped butts with silver lozenge shaped escutcheons, 9 ins overall "
Sold for £3500