These self-opening 12-bore sidelock ejector guns, Nos.27413 & 27414, come with 28? barrels, Ken Hunt engraved cocking indicators, actions and trigger guards ? all with deep foliate scroll engraving are each signed K.C. Hunt

They are numbered in the usual places, nitro proofed, and in their original leather motoring case and custom made suede outer case.

The actions are finely engraved with named race horses; the No. 1 gun with Hydora in the parade ring and Hydora mid-jump alongside another horse.

The No.2 gun is engraved with Toyette clearing a jump and Top Twenty in the ring.

The makers have kindly confirmed the guns were completed in September 1967.

Weatherby?s have been able to confirm that Hydora was foaled in 1939, he won two races on the flat and three over jumps; Top Twenty was foaled in 1949 and won three races on the flat and eleven over jumps; and Toyette was foaled in 1937 and won one race over jumps.

Guide price: £50,000-70,000