The Holland & Holland ‘Royal’ double barrel rifle has long been celebrated as the best in the world.
Theodore Roosevelt, twenty-sixth President of the United States, was perhaps the most famous admirer of the Holland & Holland rifle.
“I do not believe there exists a better weapon for heavy game.” – Theodore Roosevelt
The quintessential practicality and design detail of today’s Holland & Holland ‘Royal’ double rifle ensure its continuance as the rifle of choice for the hunter.
With the handling characteristics and balance of a shotgun, a Holland & Holland double rifle points with ease and speed – an essential requirement for moving game, and the ability to fire two shots almost instantaneously is a considerable plus should a second, quick shot be required.
Each Holland & Holland ‘Royal’ rifle has its barrels individually regulated for a client’s preferred ammunition and bullet weight. Stylish yet incredibly strong, the ‘Royal’ double rifle is equal to the harsh environments it often encounters. The Holland & Holland ‘Royal’ double rifle is the world’s finest rifle.
Prices from £113,500
|Calibres:||GBP Flanged, belted or rimless designs from 7mm to .700.||GBP|
|Action:||GBP Back-action and bolstered, hand-detachable sidelock design. Two triggers – the front hinged, extended top strap, with a manual or automatic safety.||GBP|
|Barrels:||GBP 22” to 26” (56cm to 66cm) chopper-lump, with traditional sling loop, wide-V rearsight with one folding leaf, combined moon-protector foresight, regulated to stipulated distance and client specified ammunition and bullet weight.||GBP|
|Stock:||GBP Selected walnut, polished and oiled finished to the individual’s measurements, with pistol grip and a cap box for spare foresight, cheekpiece, recoil pad, an optional gold oval engraved with initials or crest.||GBP|
|Engraving:||GBP Traditional ‘Royal’ scroll engraving pattern; colour-hardened or bright finish, the rifle’s serial number engraved or inlaid in gold.||GBP|
|Rifle weights:||GBP Weights depend upon the bore and the specification but the following may be helpful as a guide:||GBP|
|.300 H&H||GBP from 8lb 4oz (3.75kg)||GBP|
|.375 H&H||GBP from 9lb 0oz (4.08kg)||GBP|
|.400 H&H||GBP from 9lb 12oz (4.42kg)||GBP|
|.465 H&H||GBP from 10lb 4oz (4.65kg)||GBP|
All rifles are supplied with a lightweight case suitable for airline travel.
Additional ‘Options and Extras’ on request.