The 'Royal' Side by Side
“ ...absolute safety, simplicity and strength of mechanism with perfection of form and balance...”
Deluxe game-scene engraving
The Holland & Holland 'Royal' is the quintessential London 'Best' Gun. Perfected over a century, its design has been emulated by gunmakers across the world but never bettered.
With our world-famous lock mechanism, proven ejectors, and faultless self-opening mechanism, the ‘Royal’
Game Gun is unrivalled in its elegance, reliability, accuracy and speed in the field.
Traditionally, guns are engraved by hand with Holland & Holland ‘Royal’ scroll. However, all our bespoke shotguns can be engraved with any decoration the client desires.
Available as either a side by side or an over and under, the Holland & Holland ‘Royal’ is the ultimate Game Gun, to be relied upon and used for generations.
Calibres: 12 bore, 16 bore, 20 bore, 28 bore, cal.410.
Action: Holland & Holland patent self-opening system sidelock ejector with hand-detachable locks, single or double trigger and manual or automatic safety.
Barrels: From 25” to 32” (64cm to 81cm) chopper lump, with 23⁄4” (70mm) chambers, game rib. The chokes bored as specified.
Stock: Selected walnut, polished, oiled and finished to the individual's measurements, with straight hand or semi-pistol grip, finely chequered, an optional gold oval engraved with initials or crest.
Engraving: Traditional ‘Royal’ scroll engraving pattern; colour- hardened or bright finish, the gun’s serial number engraved or inlaid in gold.
Gun weights: weights depend upon the bore and the specification.