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Trulock & Harriss Vena Contracta


Horatio Phillips patent 'Vena contracta' - a collector's item rarely found in tact. The patent is for 12-bore chambers narrowing to 20-bore tubes from 6" in front of the chambers to the muzzle. Designed to fire normal 12-bore cartridges. This example is a sound but plain Webley boxlock non-ejector.

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Maker: Trulock & Harriss

Stock Number: 08V165

Gauge: 12

Location: England


Grip: Straight

Length to centre: 14 1/2"


Catch: Anson

Ejectors: None


Type: Steel

Rib: Concave, wide

Length: 30"

Chambers: 2 1/2"

Choke: right: Full left: Full

Walls: right: 23+ left: 23+

Bores: right: 20 left: 20

Serial Number: 20165