A SCARCE 12-BORE / 12-BORE / 8X57JR / 5.6X35MM TESCHNER-COLLATH PATENT SLIDE-AND-TILT UNDERLEVER HAMMERLESS NON-EJECTOR VIERLING, serial no. 22707,
circa 1912, 23 5/8in. nitro reproved (in 2020) Krupp-steel barrels with raised matt rib, folding leaf sight, missing bead fore-sight, the breech end mounted with a Zeiss Diatal-Z 4x32 telescopic sight in quickly-detachable mounts, tubes stamped 'TESCO' and 'W. COLLATH - SOHNE - FRANKFURT A/O PRIMA-KRUPPSTAHL', 2 1/2in. shot chambers, bored approx. 1/2 choke in both, lightweight alloy Collath patent action with removable protruding bosses, and removable striker discs, relief engraved game scenes amid oak leaves and acorns, red deer to the left, wild boar to the right, the standing breech with a roe buck, the top tang with a capercaillie and a rabbit, the underside with a small deer all on a matt background, the action signed 'W. COLLATH. SOHNE FRANKFURT A.O', horn and steel lefaucheux-type forward-facing underlever, fixed integral fore-end, manual 'wingnut' safety, set triggers, horn triggerguard with side-mounted barrel selector levers, 14 3/4in. figured pistolgrip stock with cheekpiece, fluted horn pistolgrip-cap, sling swivels and including 3/4in. rubber recoil pad, insert repair to left edge of bar wood, weight 6lb. 15oz. (unscoped) and 7lb. 14oz. (with scope)
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S1 - Sold as a Section 1 Firearm under the 1968 Firearms Act