A fine and rare pair of 12-bore sidelock ejector over-under guns by London maker James Purdey & Sons will be included in Gavin Gardiner Ltd’s auction of Fine Modern & Vintage Sporting Guns & Rifles, which will be held at Gleneagles Hotel in Auchterarder, Perthshire on the evening of Monday, 2 September.

Completed in 1964, the pair remain in excellent condition and are in their original case with extra barrels.

They are expected to fetch between £55,000 and £65,000.

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Rare pair of Purdey shotguns to go under the hammer at Gleneagles