Stunning John Rigby & Co. (CA) .470 Nitro Express sidelock double rifle with full-coverage engraving by Silvia Milani - recognized as one of the world's finest. Left lock features a big-maned lion bust, right lock a Cape buffalo and bottom an elephant - all surrounded by intricate scroll. Theme continues through the trigger guard, lever, forend latch, tang and grip cap. Gold accents include fine wire at muzzle, oval initial plate on trigger guard (remains blank), serial number, company name (on both sides and rib) and logo. Stocked with staggering exhibition-grade English walnut with traditional cheekpiece, semi-beavertail forend, fine checkering and sling swivels. Length of pull is 15 inches from front trigger. Features include express sights (1 fixed and 3 folders) regulated for 50/100/150/200, trap door grip cap and cocking indicators. Rifle has never been hunted and retains at least 99% condition, and with slight storage wear. Complete high resolution package by request. Layaway optional. Trades or partial trades for fine bolt action or double rifles, pistols and hunting book collections will be considered.
Trades Accepted: No
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