Britannia Improved model  

  RSS

Garvin
(@garvin)
Owner Admin
Joined: 12 months  ago
Posts: 1133
14th December 2017 15:58  

Britannia Improved model 

Two variations of stock shown here. With thanks to a collector friend.  

 

And with thanks to John M for the following pics:  

   

With thanks to Peter B for these pics:

   

With thanks to Trev for this pic:

 

The information below is taken from the catalogue advertising the auction of the Myron Kasok airgun collection, sold by the Rock Island Auction Company December 13-15, 2003. Pic is copyright Rock Island Auction Co. 

   


ReplyQuote
Garvin
(@garvin)
Owner Admin
Joined: 12 months  ago
Posts: 1133
14th December 2017 15:59  

Britannia Improved model - Patent information 

With thanks to Peter for this information researched by the late Dennis Commins.


ReplyQuote
Garvin
(@garvin)
Owner Admin
Joined: 12 months  ago
Posts: 1133
14th December 2017 16:00  

Britannia Improved model (David Swan collection) 

 

With thanks to Rod Meek of Anderson & Garland Auctioneers (www.andersonandgarland.com) for permission to post these pics of a rifle auctioned in 2015.

Blurb:

"The Improved model Britannia air rifle, by Bonehill, Belmont Firearms Works, Birmingham, with swivel top loader, lift-up barrel and lever compression, with walnut pistol grip stock, No. 1027, 44 1/4in. long.

Hammer Price: £380.00"


ReplyQuote
Garvin
(@garvin)
Owner Admin
Joined: 12 months  ago
Posts: 1133
24th July 2018 18:30  

Britannia Improved model (Holts) 

These pics copyright Holt & Co, auctioneers

 

 

 

This post was modified 4 months  ago by Garvin

ReplyQuote
  
Working

Please Login or Register