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    Cased 20 Gauge Browning Diana Grade Superposed Shotgun with Unusual Gold Oval. Serial no. 19727. 20 gauge. 28-inch barrels with matted ventilated rib with double beads. Barrels marked: 2 3/4"; and 3". Coin-finished action fully engraved with floral designs and game scenes: Left side: group of pheasants in a woodland setting; right side: group of ducks in a woodland pond. Underside shows a pair of pigeons in flight and a pair of hares. Engraving signed by V. Missen. Ejectors. Single selective trigger. Non-automatic safety. Gold plated trigger. Long tang. Finely checkered semi-pistolgrip stock of highly figured walnut with a round knob. Silver's type recoil pad. Gold oval with the initials: JFK. Finely checkered standard size fore-end. Gun dates to 1961. Maker's trunk case with a brown synthetic covering. Fleece interior. Rounded corners. Two brass locks. Plastic handle.
    Data: Barrel Dimensions: Bores: 0.611/0.611 inches. Chokes: 0.022/0.013 inches (Improved Modified/Modified). Chambers: 3 inches. Minimum wall thickness: 0.035 inches. Stock Dimensions: Pull: 14 inches. Drop at comb: 1 1/2 inches. Drop at heel: 2 1/8 inches. Cast: None. Weight: 6 pounds, 9 ounces. Condition: Excellent, as possibly partially redone. Barrels show 99% bluing with very slight thinning ahead of fore-end. Excellent bright bores. Satin finished stock shows a very few light marks. Satin finished fore-end shows a couple of light marks. The satin finish, the recoil pad and oval are likely later additions. Case in excellent condition, interior shows some light impressions.


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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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