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Boxed, 1953-83, West German, Walther LP 53 Break Action .177 Calibre Air Pistol. Sn 10192 - 10192
The LP53 (Luft pistole/ Air Pistol)pistol) was produced between 1953 and1983. It is a .177 calibre air pistol with the same design lines as Walther's famous .22 LR Olympia target pistol. The LP53 is made of blued metal with beautifully formed brown plastic grip panels. Movie posters for early James Bond films show Bond holding an LP 53 pistol instead of his usual service PPK ( images of a contemporary movie poster and photo from a movie photo shoot featuring Bond with an LP53 are illustrated in image 2). This example of the LP 53 has excellent finish to the metalwork and undamaged brown plastic contoured grips with Walther banners. It has target sights and is stamped on the left side of the frame with the Walther banner and patent detail 'LP Mod 53 Cal 4.5 (.177)' together with 'Made In Germany' & serial number '065156'. The pistol functions perfectly and is contained in its original cardboard box with removable lid and Walther labelling. The price for this excellent air pistol with connection to the iconic Bond series of movies includes UK delivery. NB as a post 1939 air weapon the restrictions of the Crime Reduction Bill regarding sale and delivery of this item apply. Sn 10192
£495.00

UNIQUE, ‘THE GOLDEN GUN’ ONE OF ONLY 3, Presented To Directors Of The Hull Cartridge Company By Weihrauch In 1979 Factory. Gold Plated German Weihrauch HW35E .22 Calibre Break Action Air Rifle With Original August 1980 Edition of Airgun World. AI 645 - AI 645
The Weihrauch name has been associated with solid build quality and reliability for many years. Weihrauch’s range of solid, accurate springers have always been a popular choice for airgunners. In 1979 three Director’s of the Hull Cartridge Company were each presented with a factory 9 carat gold plated HW 35E by Hermann Weihrauch in recognition of their success in boosting UK sales of Weihrauch air guns in the UK. These presentation air rifles are illustrated and described as ‘sensational’ in an article titled ‘The Golden Gun’ in the August 1980 edition of Airgun World (the article and magazine cover are illustrated in image 2. The original magazine accompanies this air rifle). The article describes the presentation trio as ‘unique’ and states that ‘most keen airgunners would pay a fortune’ for them. This is one of those 3 gold plated air rifles from the Ron Fowler collection who received this rifle direct from Hull Cartridge. The rifle has a 22” barrel and measures 47 ½” overall. It has original undamaged Walnut stock with figured cheek piece and rubber shoulder recoil pad. The metal work retains all of its original gold plating. It has sling swivels, a shrouded fore sight & adjustable rear sight all also gold plated. The barrel block is marked with model and calibre detail (illustrated in image 2) and the barrel ‘Hull cartridge’. The rifle features the correct gold plated barrel locking lever and has an adjustable trigger. The rifle cocks loads and fires with a nice tight action. The price for this superb piece includes UK delivery. NB As a post 1939 Air weapon the restrictions of the Crime Reduction Act apply to the sale & delivery of this item. AI 645
£2,000.00

MINT, BSA Airsporter ‘S’ Stutzen ‘BSA Piled Arms Centenary 1982 One Of One Thousand’ .22 Calibre Air Rifle With Correct Centenary Accessories Consisting Of Boxed BSA 4x40 Telescopic Sight, Leather Sling, Certificate Of Issue, Instructions, Carry Case. - 13158
During the Game Fair of 1982 held at Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire BSA launched a centenary air rifle to commemorate the now famous ‘piled arms’ trademark of BSA (although the Company was established in 1861 it was not until 1882 that the trademark was introduced). Based on the Airsporter S with a new ¾ length stutzen stock the centenary air rifles were produced in a strict production number of 1,000 rifles. Serial numbers of these rifles ran from C0001 to C1000. Accessories that accompanied these rifles included a leather basket weave sling, 4x40 magnification telescopic sight & padded leather case (see page 59 of The Collector’s Guide To Air Rifles By Hiller). This is a near mint example of the centenary edition set in .22 calibre. The rifle measures 45” overall with a 19 ½” barrel. The rifle has a beautiful ¾ stutzen walnut stock with contoured cheek piece and rosewood fore end cap. The stock has a finely chequered neck and fore stock panels for grip and is fitted with sling swivel lugs & a rubber recoil pad the end of which bears the BSA stacked rifles logo. The weapon's barrel is stamped 'BSA Guns England .22 Cal' also with the BSA stacked rifles logo. The left side of the barrel is stamped with the correct limited edition serial number 'CO292'. The bore is clean with crisp rifling. It has a ramp blade shrouded fore sight, adjustable rear sight & telescopic sight grooves. The top of the air cylinder has the correct commemorative script highlighted in gold ‘BSA Piled Arms Centenary 1982 One Of One Thousand’. The weapon's metal work is in excellent undamaged condition and retains all of its original finish. The weapon loads and fires perfectly with a strong spring action. It is complete with its original centenary edition accessories consisting of its boxed BSA 4x40 telescopic sight marked with BSA and magnification detail together with sight rail (the optics of the sight are excellent), basket weave leather sling with impressed BSA centenary piled arms logo and sprung swivel bars which fit correctly to the sling swivel lugs on the rifle, limited edition certificate of issue numbered ‘CO292’, illustrated instruction/ parts pamphlet & padded leather carry case with shoulder strap and carry handles. The case is clean and undamaged & has the correct BSA centenary ink stamp. The price for this superb BSA centenary edition set includes UK delivery. NB As a post 1939 air rifle the restrictions of the Crime Reduction Act apply to the sale and delivery of this item. Sn 13158
£1,375.00

Mid 1800's - Early 1900's German .25 Calibre Smoothbore, Bugelspanner Under Lever Target Air Rifle By Oscar Will, Venuswaffenwerk. Sn 14123 - 14123
The German Bugelspanner Target Air Rifle was produced by Oscar Will Venuswaffenwerk, Zella St, Blasii, Germany from the mid 1800's to early 1900's (see page 254 of A Collectors Guide To Air Rifles by Hiller). This is a .25 Calibre smoothbore variant popular for use at Fairgrounds to fire darts at targets. It is 42" in length with a 20 ½” octagonal barrel. The bore of the barrel is clean. It has a side lever catch that releases the barrel for loading and cocking is achieved by underlever action of the long trigger guard with arm. It has fixed fore and rear sights. The metal frame and lever are nickel or chrome plated. The wood stock has a nickel or chrome plated steel butt plated with markings (illustrated in image 2). The loading and firings action work as they should. Price includes UK delivery. Sn 14123
£475.00

Boxed, Post 1947, Pre 1958, Webley Senior .177 Calibre Air Pistol With Brown Grips and Accessories. Sn 14043 - 14043
This is a very good Webley Senior .177 Calibre Air pistol. It is undamaged with brown plastic grips. The left side of the cylinder is stamped 'The Webley Senior Made In England' together with 'oil' and arrow indicator pointing to the oil hole located on top of the cylinder highlighted in white. The right side is stamped 'Webley & Scott Ltd, Birmingham 4' and 'Webley Patents' (The pre 1958 Birmingham area code 4 was removed post 1958 after a factory relocation, see Page 85 of Webley Air Pistols by Bruce). The forward barrel block is stamped '.177' calibre and the front of the cylinder stamped with serial or batch number '1044'. The rear of the cylinder is stamped ‘Do Not Remove’. It has a blade foresight and adjustable rear sight and it cocks and fires perfectly with a strong spring action. The pistol is contained in its original Webley cardboard box with Pre 1958 Birmingham 4 address Webley labelling and imagery. Original 'instructions for use' are adhered to the inside of the lid. The box contains its original illustrated components list, a Beatall Waisted pellet box containing a quantity of .177 calibre lead pellets. The price includes UK delivery. NB As a post 1939 Air Pistol the restrictions of the Crime Reduction Act apply to the sale & delivery of this item. Sn 14043
£375.00

MINT, Boxed, Post 1975 Webley Osprey .22 Calibre Side Lever Air Rifle With Accessories. Sn 14185 - 14185
Webley Osprey Air Rifles were introduced in 1975 and manufactured by Webley & Scott at Frankley Industrial Park, Birmingham. This is a near mint example. It is 43 ½” overall with a 19 ½” rifled barrel. It has a shrouded blade fore sight and is side lever loading. The metal work retains all of its original bluing. Its wood work is undamaged and has rubber recoil pad with Webley roundel. It has a dial adjustable rear sight with white highlighted numerals. The barrel block is stamped with .22 Calibre detail, serial number '26518' and ‘Webley & Scott Ltd Birmingham England’. The top of the cylinder is grooved for telescopic sight. Between the grooves it is deeply stamped 'Webley Osprey' highlighted in Gold. The rifle cocks, loads & fires with a strong spring action. The rifle comes with its original foam retail box with cardboard sleeve. The foam liner has perished in place but still serves to protect the rifle and accessories within the sleeve. The sleeve has colourful Webley Osprey labelling and imagery. The box contains an empty 'Marksman' pellet tin and 5 x ‘Cole’s Bisley Shooter’ double bullseye cardboard targets which are clean and unused. The price for this near mint boxed rifle with accessories includes UK delivery. NB As a post 1939 Air Weapon the restrictions of the Crime Reduction Act apply to the sale & delivery of this item. Sn 14185
£375.00

VERY RARE, Cased, 1908-1910 Britannia 'Improved' Model Break Action .25 Calibre Air Rifle By C.G. Bonehill, Birmingham With Tin Of Champion Special 25 Lead Pellets & Research Information. Sn 14186 - 14186
This is a very rare, Britannia 'Improved' Model Break Action .25 Calibre Air Rifle. These rifles were only made between 1908 & 1910. Dennis Hiller, on page 14 of his book The Collector's Guide To Air Rifles 3rd Edition stated that he has only ever seen 2 of these air rifles. The rifles have an unusual cocking action. The action is broken by pushing forward a release catch on the trigger block and the barrel and cylinder section levered upwards to cock the weapon. A pellet is loaded into the rotating port at the breech. This example is excellent. It has a 19" barrel and measures 44 ½” overall. It has its original undamaged Walnut stock with chequered pistol grip section and a steel butt plate. It has a blade fore sight and adjustable rear sight. Serial number '374' is stamped on the action tang, cylinder arm and cylinder end cap. The left side of the weapon's frame is crisply marked 'The Britannia Air Rifle' with Trademark. The top of the cylinder is crisply marked 'The Improved Model Britannia Air Rifle Patentee & Sole Manufacturer C.G. Bonehill Belmont Firearms Works Birmingham'. The weapon's cocking and firing mechanisms work with a strong spring action. The rifle comes with its original period fitted case. The leather bound, wood case has a leather carry handle and clasp fasteners. It also has a brass lock with 2 keys and protective brass corner caps. Inside the case is lined in green felt and has compartments to fit the rifle and a pellet tin. A ‘Champion Special 25’ pellet tin which was found with the rifle is included. The tin contains a quantity of .25 Calibre lead pellets. The rifle is also accompanied by internet sourced information regarding these air rifles which includes illustrations of parts assembly and period advertisments. Price for this very rare piece includes UK delivery. Sn 14186
£1,595.00

Early Production, 1936, B.S.A. ‘A’ Series .177 Calibre Underlever Air Rifle 'A' Prefix Serial Number. AI 644 - AI 644
This is an excellent B.S.A. ‘A’ Series .177 Calibre Underlever Air Rifle. These rifles were a follow on from ‘L’ Series Light/ Ladies Patern. Production of the ‘A’ series began on 7th may 1936 and ran until 1939 (see page 27 of Hiller's book The Collector's Guide To Air Rifles). It has all original wood and metal work with ribbed butt and concealed trap. It measures 39 ½” overall with a 17” barrel. It has a blade foresight and adjustable rear sight. The neck of the wood stock has the correct chequered panels with raised 'BSA’ motif. The weapon has the early production 'A' prefix serial number 'A1169' which dates it to 1936. Price includes UK delivery. AI 644
£395.00

RARE, Early Production, 1936, B.S.A. Model No.4 'Club' .177 Calibre Underlever Air Rifle 'C' Prefix Serial Number. AI 643 - AI 643
This is an excellent B.S.A. Model No.4 Aka 'Club' .177 Calibre Underlever Air Rifle. These rifles were a follow on from the 'Club Special' model and are rare as only approx. 3,000 were made in their production run between 1936-1939 (see page 30 of Hiller's book The Collector's Guide To Air Rifles). It has all original wood and metal work with ribbed butt and concealed trap. It measures 43 ¾” overall with a 19 ¼” barrel. It has a blade foresight and adjustable rear sight. The neck of the wood stock has the correct chequered panels with raised 'BSA’ motif. The weapon has the early production 'C' prefix serial number 'C 351' which dates it to 1936. Price for this rare BSA air rifle includes UK delivery. AI 643
£475.00

Boxed, Pre 1958, Webley Senior .177 Calibre Air Pistol With Brown Grips & Accessories. AI 640 - AI 640
This is a very good Webley Senior .177 Calibre Air pistol. It is undamaged with brown plastic grips. The left side of the cylinder is stamped 'The Webley Senior Made In England' together with 'oil' and arrow indicator pointing to the oil hole located on top of the cylinder highlighted in white. The right side is stamped 'Webley & Scott Ltd, Birmingham 4' and 'Webley Patents' (The pre 1958 Birmingham area code 4 was removed post 1958 after a factory relocation, see Page 85 of Webley Air Pistols by Bruce). The forward barrel block is stamped '.177' calibre & the front of the cylinder stamped with serial or batch number '923'. The rear of the cylinder is stamped ‘Do Not Remove’. It has a blade foresight & adjustable rear sight and it cocks and fires perfectly with a strong spring action. The pistol is contained in its original Webley cardboard box with Pre 1958 Birmingham 4 address Webley labelling & imagery. Original 'instructions for use' are adhered to the inside of the lid. The box contains its original illustrated components list, a pack of Diana 4x4 colour bull’s eye targets, a wire cleaning brush and an Eley Wasp pellet tin which contains a quantity of .177 calibre lead pellets. The price includes UK delivery. NB As a post 1939 Air Pistol the restrictions of the Crime Reduction Act apply to the sale & delivery of this item. AI 640
£345.00
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