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For Sale or Trade E.J.Churchill Imperial Grade XXV 25" 20 Bore SXS. THIS BEAUTIFUL UNTOUTCHED GOLD INLAID HIGH GRADE SHOTGUN WAS MANUFACTURED FOR H.S.H. PRINCESS VALERIE HOHENLOHE IN 1934. THIS 20 GAUGE SIDE BY SIDE COMES IN THE ORIGINAL HARD CASE WITH THE ORIGINAL ACCESSORIES (SNAP CAPS, LEATHER CHEEK PAD AND CLEANING KIT). I HAVE A COPY OF THE INVOICE FROM CHURCHILL FOR THE SHOTGUN WITH THE EXTRAS THAT WERE REQUESTED SUCH AS THE GOLD INLAYS AND PRINCESS VALERIE'S CREST INLAYED INTO THE STOCK. THE WOOD IS GORGEOUS AND THE FINISH ON THE WEAPON IS IN 99%. THIS SHOTGUN HAS NOT BEEN OUT OF ITS CASE FOR OVER 60 YEARS. THE BARRELS ARE 25 INCHES WITH BORING OF 1/8 RIGHT AND 1/2 LEFT. PULLS ARE 3 1/2 RIGHT AND 4 1/2 LEFT. THE CHAMBERS ARE 2 1/2" THE STOCK IS DARK WELL FIGURED ENGLISH WALNUT WITH A LENGTH OF 13" THE SHOTGUN WAS SPECIAL ORDERED BY COUNT GYRAF SIERSTORPFF FOR THE PRINCESS AND IN THE SPECIAL REQUEST THAT THE SHOTGUN ARRIVE IN HUNGARY PRIOR TO 20, JULY 1934 FOR SOME SPECIAL OCCASION. IF YOU NEED ANY OTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME. THE ASKING PRICE FOR THIS PIECE OF HISTORY IS $23,500.00 U.S. If you Google her you can read about a relation of hers named Princess Stephine Hohenlohe (Hitlers Spy Princess).
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