A PAIR OF 12-BORE SINGLE-TRIGGER 1897 PATENT DETACHABLE-LOCK EJECTORS, serial no. 16994 / 16996,
28in. replacement nitro reproved barrels, the ribs gold-inlaid '1' and '2' at the breech ends, 2 3/4in. chambers, bored approx. 1/4 and 1/2 choke, scroll-back treble-grip actions incorporating J. Deeley and L.B. Taylor patent hand-detachable locks, patent no. 17731 of 28th July 1897, use numbers 1496 / 7, A.E. Lard patent single selective triggers, patent no. 3952 of February 2nd 1899, use numbers 1108 / 9, the toplevers engraved 'Westley Richards Patent One Trigger' and engraved '1' and '2', the, repair to No.1 toplever and missing gold inlay, automatic safeties with gold-inlaid 'SAFE' details, detachable floorplates, barrel selector switches with gold-inlaid 'R' and 'L' details, fine acanthus scroll engraving surrounding the maker's name within a cartouche, the triggerguards engraved with pheasant and partridge, brushed bright and reblued finish overall, 14in. well-figured stocks with engraved steel heel and toe plates, fore-ends with Deeley & Edge patent release catches and horn finials, weight 6lb. 10oz. and 6lb. 14oz., in their brass-cornered oak and leather case
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S2 - Sold as a Section 2 Firearm under the 1968 Firearms Act