Fall 2023 Premier Firearms & Militaria Auction
November 3rd, 4th, 5th, & 6th, 2023
This auction will feature an outstanding collection of items spanning multiple categories including Modern, Military, Sporting, & Antique firearms & militaria! Below is just a small grouping of select highlights from the massive offering to be featured in this upcoming sale!
DESIRABLE L. C. SMITH GRADE 3E SXS SHOTGUN
Cal. 20 ga. 2-3/4″
Bbls. 28″ with white front bead
Rib extension is marked “HUNTER ARMS CO. / FULTON, NEW YORK”. Case colored side lock action with selective ejectors and Hunter One single selective trigger.
Engraving features oval scenes of 2 ducks on right sideplate with 2 quail on the left. Scenes are bordered by tasteful scroll that extends to top & bottom receiver areas. Ebony tipped splinter forend and hard rubber capped pistol grip stock of fine thin shell walnut, point pattern hand checkering.
LOP: 12 7/8″ from single trigger over original buttplate. DAC: 1 5/8″. DAH: 2 1/2″ Near neutral cast. Bore dia; RT .615, LT .615. Choke constriction: RT .023, LT .023. Minimum wall thickness: RT .035, LT .032. Weight: 6 lbs., 1.4 oz.
UNATTACHED ACCESORIES: Cody Firearms Museum Records Check confirming specification of the gun & listing date finished as 6-9-1908. Leather covered luggage case with green velour fitted interior. Inside lid has a modern L. C. Smith paper label. Case contains a 2 piece wood cleaning rod.