BOSS & CO. #7482 12 bore
Boss & Co. #7482 Circa 1928 12 bore
"Best" opening assisted side-lock ejector gun with most of it's original finish, case and accessories. The 28 inch chopper lump barrels, proofed for 1 1/8 ounce loads, measure R/L Bores; .730/.730, chokes; .009/.012, walls; .025/.027. Original blacking is 85%, weaker above the fore-end area. Rib is a smooth concave hunting type. Lock plates and receiver retain most of its original case color with double triggers. The highly figured straight English stock measures 14 3/8 x 1 7 1/16 x 2 1/8 x 1/8 cast off to an ebony checkered butt by Mr. T replacing an older pad. Weight is 6-8 and case with accessories are original Boss. Excellent Boss with great lines and point of balance at the pin. An exceptional gun from the era that made Boss the epitome of hand made Best guns. Very well priced.