The Krieghoff Essencia Sidelock Side-by-Side Shotgun
The Internationally Successful Essencia Sidelock Shotgun is a Highlight for Traditionalists
About the Essencia Sidelock Side-by-Side Shotgun
The Essencia series’ sidelock shotguns are a highlight for traditionalists, internationally successful. With their pure elegance, first-class craftsmanship and proven technology, these masterpieces of the art of gunmaking fall into the same category as the highly coveted “best” English or Italian guns.
The genuine back action sidelocks and triggers are gold plated, while the color-case hardened receiver is engraved with English scrolls. The elegant round body action and the Holland & Holland style ejectors ensure responsiveness and easy handling. The Essencia is available as side-by-side shotgun or single shot rifle.
Standard Essencia Side-by-Side Shotgun Features:
Round-body, back action Sidelock with a Purdey-style third fastener
Fine English Scroll Engraving; color case hardening
“Krieghoff” engraved gold on both sides of the action body
Choice of Straight-grip or Prince-of-Wales pistol grip stock in high quality Turkish walnut, both finished with checkered butt and traditional oil finish
Gold-washed triggers and lockwork
Double triggers, the front articulated
Trigger guard edges are rolled; guard tang with decorative tip on straight grip
Automatic sliding tang safety
Gold-plated cocking indicator
Choice of 28″ or 30″ barrel lengths in 12, 16, 20 and 28 gauge options; .410 in 28″ only