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Value of Browning Superposed

browning lightning serial number location

Could anyone help out on this - thanks if you can. A safe bet would be to value it as a standard 19-3 with a modest premium for a fancy wood case. Here is a chart that shows the markings. This was Felix Funken, master engraver, who started the Browning engraving school I believe. If it was S76 it would be 1976. If you are already a member, to log in and search the database for firearms produced by Browning.

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Pennsylvania Firearm Owners Association Discussion Forum

browning lightning serial number location

Below I am going to provide photos taken from the 34th edition of the Blue Book of Gun Values for your consideration. Follow Browning: 2014 Catalog Request Click here to request a free copy. The superposed is the same story, it seems to be lightly used or very well cared for. To locate where your serial number is located, you will need to refer to your owner's manual. Our oldest son is getting married soon and the money would help him retire some of his medical school debt. It will not crack if not abused. The only downside on the Browning is that it doesn't have screw-in chokes.

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Educate me on the Browning Superposed

browning lightning serial number location

Any subversion of these rules will result in action taken against your account. I've always wanted a Superposed. Not sure I understand why, but that's the case. The 19-3 serial numbers ranged from T1 - T10,000, so your number would be somewhere along the middle. Anyway, one of the guns is a Browning Superposed with serial 31939.

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Browning Auto 5 Serial Number Location

browning lightning serial number location

I could probably get a hundred off of that. I believe it was for trap and skeet because it has two barrels. It has gone through many configurations in the years and is currently still in production. As you can see from the pictures my father and I have maintained the guns well over the years. Pure speculation on my part, but I think you could sell this and buy 4 or 5 sporting clay Barreta's. Will need serial number to establish year of manuf. Local place has a 12 gauge Belgian Browning Superposed.

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Citori Serial Number Help

browning lightning serial number location

We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. Belgian Superpose are still made and are called B-25's; Japanese Superpose are called B-125's. Without some photos it would be impossible to say what you have. The first three digits of the serial number would also be helpful. They are the only blondes I ever loved. And it is a higher grade gun, very nice engraving.

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Citori Over/Under Shotgun

browning lightning serial number location

Just saw your updated post--sounds like you have a handle on it. There are single external flathead engraved screws 1 on either side on the forend sorry but what else would be the 2 screws on the tang? Looks like you have a 26 in Lightning forearm for hunting and a 30 inch trap? However, the five digit number puts it in the 1930s. Does it have a long-tang on the bottom two screws rather than one? The trigger tang extends behind the trigger guard and down the grip. It has a five digit serial number with all numbers. There were 100 made, they sold out in less than a month! That's especially true in 12 gauge. If it was your grand dad's gun, and it's signed by the most well known and historically important engraver in Browning's history, I might just hang on to it unless I really needed the cash or you wife hates guns. I think I may have cleared up some of the mystery today.

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Value of Browning Superposed

browning lightning serial number location

. Our user-friendly search tool allows you to find the exact firearm you want to know about. Mine is choked skeet and skeet, the second most open of the chokes. Browning started the design and his son Val finished it, Val later worked with the Japanese firm Moruku sp to develop the Citori. The Texas Ranger Commemorative was produced in 1973 with 8,000 sets being sold with a Bowie knife and 1,950 sets with just the wood case. Just my opinion, but there it is. Looking to find out what its worth and figured this is where i needed to be! You own a classic firearm, and while not the most expensive, it is one of the most revered.

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Find Gun Values for Browning Shotguns

browning lightning serial number location

By the way, your dad had excellent taste in firearms, maybe keep them a while and your kids may appreciate them a bit more than the cash. » » Find the values for shotguns produced by Browning: Need to find the value of a firearm made by Browning? You can tell the amount of choke in each barrel by looking near the breach end, on the left side if you hold the gun pointing away from you. And, many shoot trap with a single bbl gun. I even had a helpful hint published by him back in the 70's in the Almanac he published every year. I want to use it for sporting clays, but not until I find out if maybe it's worth too much for me to use.

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github.global.ssl.fastly.net • Browning Lightning Belgium

browning lightning serial number location

Your grandfather was special and he knew lots of people in the publishing business. Recently members have been receiving an email about confirming their account. I forgot to mention that it also has very nice engraving. Browning site indicates the gun was manufactured in 1952 in Belgium. I could be on and break birds with them far earlier than with the Citoris. If you are not a member, please take a moment to and sign up for a membership that will allow you to search our database.

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