MY COLLECTION ***** HERE ***** PARKER BROTHERS SxS 10 GAUGE $60 DOLLAR GRADE HAMMER SPORTING GUN SN 53745
Price: ONLY $1,500.00 !
HERE ***** PARKER BROTHERS SxS 10 GAUGE $60 DOLLAR GRADE HAMMER SPORTING GUN SN 53745. Ordered by the E.T. Allen Company of SanFrancisco, California on April 5th., 1892 and shipped in August 1892. According to Parker Brothers Order Book No. 31 it was and is a $60 Dollar Grade, Top Action Hammer Gun, 10=gauge. It features Plain Laminated Twist Barrels with a length of 30 inches. The price in 1892 was $60.00. It features a "fishtail" top lever and is built on a #3 frame w/ triple underbite. Thumb release fore arm latch. Strong action w/ some case colouring remaining. Sound original stock & fore arm w/ light chequering pattern remaining. DHBP cracked at bottom screw but intact. Nice original Damascus pattern remaining on barrels marked "PARKER BROTHERS MAKERS MERIDAN, CONN. LAMINATED STEEL" Bores pitted but with good wall thickness will hone clean.
According to Parker Brothers Stock Book No. 19, the stock configuration was and is a capped pistol grip and its specifications were and is Length of Pull: 14 1/4 inches, Drop at Heel: 3", Weight 9 pounds and 13 ounces. The chokes were patterned RH full and LH full. The Parker Research Letter that accompanies the gun confirms all of the above.
THIS IS A NICE EXAMPLE OF AN EARLY 90'S HAMMER PARKER WHICH WILL MAKE AN EXCELLANT SHOOTER WITH BLACK OR OTHER LOW PRESSURE LOADS!