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 .240 H&H: 7mm & 8mm||GBP .577 and .600|
|GBP .300 H&H: 9,3mm||GBP .700 H&H|
|GBP .375 H&H: 500 3” NE||GBP|
|Barrels & Chambers||GBP 22" – 26" (56 cm to 66cm) chopper lump, with traditional sling loop.||GBP Wide v-rearsight with one folding leaf, combined moon-protector foresight.|
|Action||GBP Back action and bolstered, hand-detachable sidelock design.||GBP|
|Safety Triggers & Guards||GBP Double Trigger||GBP Manual or Automatic Safety|
|Stock||GBP Selected, De Luxe or Exhibition Grade walnut||GBP Pistol grip. Cheekpiece|
|GBP Recoil pad or heel plate||GBP Finely chequered|
|GBP Gold Oval inlaid with initial or crest||GBP|
|Engraving||GBP Scrolls and borders||GBP Holland & Holland ‘gold name’ inlay|
|GBP Colour-hardened or bright finish||GBP|
Weights depend upon the bore and the specification but the following may be helpful as a guide:
.300 H&H from 8lb 10oz (3.90kg)
.375 H&H from 9lb 6oz (4.30kg)
.500/465 H&H from 10lb 2oz (4.60kg)
.577 from 13lb 6oz (6.07kg)
All rifles are supplied with a lightweight case suitable for airline travel.
Additional ‘Options and Extras’ on request.