"Chased barrel with engraved breech. Engraved lock; screwplate perforated and engraved with amorini amid interlaced and scroll ornaments. Stock with iron butt-cap, chased with human figures. Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Arnold Seligmann, Rey & Co., Inc., April 24, 1924 for $757.74; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., February 28, 1941 for $219. "
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 625, Articles 168 & 169, Album 1b, p. 44