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I bet we would have liked Charles Davis. A dog breeder and grouse hunter, Mr Davis created “Shooting Around the Clock” back in 1920s to improve his shotgun skills and kill time between hunting seasons. By the ’30s, this game had evolved into Skeet and become the hottest shooting sport in the country. It had also become […]

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  A. H. FOX “DE” 12 GAUGE 30″ DOUBLE TRIGGER SIDE-BY-SIDE – ***RARE***: F/F CHOKES – DOUBLE TRIGGER – CIRCA 1920 ****RARE****RARE****RARE***. Price: $24,995 Stock Comb: 1 9/16″ Stock Heel: 2 5/8″ Stock Cast: NONE Fore End: SPLINTER Butt Pad: FOX FACTORY LOP: 14 1/4″ FRONT TRIGGER Rib: RAISED SOLID Finish: ORIGINAL Weight: 7 LBS 4 OZS Manufacture Date: 1920 Chokes: FIXED Choke Left: .045 Choke Right: .047 PIOTTI BSEE – […]

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I can be hard on American shotguns. Parkers, L.C. Smiths. Foxes, Lefevers, Ithacas –I’ve owned them all, and it’s not that I don’t think they’re decent doubles. It’s just that they’re WAY too expensive today. Once you get over the sentimental thrill of owning an “Old Reliable”, you realize the prices for Parkers and other […]

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Browning Lebeau-Courally 12 gauge SxS Double Barrel Sidelock Shotgun: 28″ barrels choked IC/M. Ejectors and manual safety. Double triggers. 2 3/4″ chambers. Unfired. Never been anywhere but its case or in a safe. Pristine condition. Rare and spectacular. Price: $10,999 Armeria San Giorgio 12 Gauge Italian SXS Hammer Gun: Built in 1976. 28″ M/F Bohler Steel barrels […]

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PARKER BROS Model DHE SxS20ga Two barrel set 26″ & 30″: Price: $16,500 Serial #   218784 Choke    26″ M&IM Choke    30″ F&F Trigger   Parker SST (Single Selective) Stock Configuration   Pistol Grip Forearm Type   Splinter Forearm Rib Type   Matted Concave Rib Receiver Finish   Casehardened Engraving Type   Game Scene Cameos Engraving Other Options   Recoil pad Condition   EXC. Condition […]

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Parker GH 8 Gauge SxS Shotgun: 36” Damascus Steel Barrels. 1 of only 16 made in this configuration. Year 1911. 13lbs, 2oz. Serial Number:  156790 Price: $14,000 Chokes: Full and Full, .048” Left and .054” Right Bores: Very Good with very minor pitting (frosting) near the chambers. Bore Diameter: 0.845” Left and 0.846” Right Minimum Barrel Wall Thickness: 0.059” […]

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L.C. Smith A-2 SxS 12ga 30in Single (selective) trigger Ejector: An extremely rare gun with lots of condition  An A-2 LC Smith  12ga  30in  Whitworth Steel barrels  mod/full Single selective trigger  and ejectors  very nice wood   checkering still sharp   barrel blue  very good   faded but good case color  beautiful sharp engraving serial # […]

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BERETTA – Abercrombie & Fitch – SO3 – 28-1/8 Bbls – M / F – Double Triggers – Hand Built Sidelock Gun: 1952 – Abercrombie & Fitch – Beretta SO3 – OU Shotgun: 12ga, 2-3/4″, 28-1/8″ M / F (.024 / .039)Solid Rib Barrels, Double Triggers, Cocking Indicators, Factory Sling Swivels, Prince of Whales Grip with […]

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If you’re a Fox fan, these two SxSs are going to make you drool. One’s a 16g and the other’s a 12g. Both look like CEs, and they’re coming to auction this Friday, May 20, @ Cottone Auctions. Fox considered the CE to be a high-grade gun. In 1931, retailers asked $100 for it — […]

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Like a lot of guys, my first real SxS was a Fox Sterlingworth. My gun was a 12g with 30″ barrels, and even though it didn’t fit me, I killed a lot of wild pheasants with it. Introduced in 1910 and built until around 1940, the Sterlingworth was Fox’s best selling shotgun. The vast majority were 12 gauges […]

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