Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Winchester Limited Edition Model 23 "Golden Quail" Double-Barrel Shotgun. 28 gauge, 2¾" chambers. Serial number GQ-71E. Manufactured in Japan. 25½" Winchester proof steel barrels with a slightly concave matte rib and ivory front bead. The overall weight is about seven pounds, with an overall length of 42½", a LOP to the Winchester factory pad of 14¼", DAC 1¾", DAH 2¾". The coin finish action and trigger guard are lavishly engraved with floral decoration. The bottom of the receiver has "One of 500" engraved over a gold-relief quail. Single gold trigger. Checkered English-style walnut stock and forearm. This is a handsome shotgun showing only modest use, and it is in generally excellent condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    25th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,612

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Jun 25, 2011 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 9 days left to consign to the 2021 December 5 Holiday Luxury Accessories Signature® Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search