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Auction Date: December 2, 2011

Lot 1727: Browning BSS Side by Side Grade I Shotgun with Box

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Browning BSS Side by Side Grade I Shotgun with Box
Estimated Price: $900 - $1,400
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Serial #Browning BSS Side by Side Grade I Shotgun with Box ManufacturerBrowning Arms ModelBSS
TypeShotgun Gauge12 Catalog Page83
Barrel26 Inch Solid Rib FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassModern Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionManufactured in Japan between 1978-87. This shotgun has a single bead sight on a solid matte rib, chambered for 2 3/4 inch shells, chokes marked full and modified and ejectors. Grade I engraving with single polished trigger and tang safety. Checkered pistol grip stock with plastic Browning buttplate. Length of pull is 14 1/4 inches. With original box.

ConditionExcellent, retaining 99% original finish with only a few light handling marks. The wood is also excellent with a few very scattered minor handling marks. Box is fair.
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