MY COLLECTION ***** HERE ***** PARKER BROS. GH GRADE 12 GAUGE SxS SPORTING GUN SN 92435 TWO BARREL SET
Price: ONLY $4,950.00 ! H
HERE ***** PARKER BROTHERS GH GRADE 12 GAUGE SxS SPORTING GUN SN 92435. According to the Parker Letter which accompanies the gun it was completed on September 28, 1899. According to Parker Bros. Stock Book No. 33 it was a GH Grade hammerless, 12 gauge. It featured Damascus Steel barrels with a length of 30 inches. It's stock configuration was and is a capped pistol grip with a PARKER BROS. hard rubber grip cap. The chokes were patterned RH full (250 #8 pellets in a 30 inch circle at 40 yards) and LH full (250 #8 pettets in a 30 inch circle at 40 yards). According to Parker Bros. Stock Book No. 33, it's specifications were: Length of pull: 14 1/4 inches from the front trigger to the original "Dog's Head" buttplate. Drop at Heel: 2 3/8 inches (presently measure 2 5/8 inches DAH & 1 1/2 inches DAC), weight: 7 pounds and 5 ounces. The top concaved matte rib is marked: "PARKER BROS. MAKERS MERIDAN, CONN. DAMASCUS STEEL" THE PRICE FOR A GH GRADE IN 1899 WAS $80.00! Weight 7 pounds 4 ounces with either set of barrels.
There is a second set of fluid steel barrels fitted to the gun marked with the same serial number, 92435, that measure 27 1/2 inches in length. The chokes measure Improved Cylinder L and Improved Modified R. The barrels are marked: "E.S.C. VICKERS WORKS - NICKEL STEEL" on both. These barrels sport a "Hi-Viz" front sight. on a raised ventilated rib marked: "SIMMONS GUN SPECIALTIES, INC. KANSAS CITY, MO." The chamber are 2 3/4 inches. The gun is built on a #1 frame.
Condition: Very good to excellant overall. The original barrels show much original Damascus pattern. The second set of barrels are almost new. The action shows a good amount of original case colors. The original wood shows sharp checkering with much original finish and only very slight handling marks. The bores remain bright.
THIS A FINE ORIGINAL CONDITION GH GRADE PARKER READY FOR THE DUCK BLIND OR THE FIELD!