What is the serial number of a Sterlingworth 12 gauge?
I currantly have five recorded from 376996 to 377119. I have quite a few 12-gauge “flatside” Fox-Sterlingworths recorded in the 132xxx range (with one regular frame right in the middle), one in the 138xxx range, and some right near the end in the 1613xx range. The gun I have has a small oval on the barrels below the serial number with “SP” inside.
Where was the Sterlingworth double barrel shotgun made?
The serial #119645 is stamped on all of the parts, even the trigger guard. It was manufactured by A.H. fox co. in phila, pa. Its a 12 gauge standard grade (I think) , looks to be a good shape except for the stock which is scratched; the barrel has “fluid compressed steel” stamped on it.
What is the serial number of a Fox Sterlingworth?
From my 20 or so years of recording serial numbers of observed Sterlingworths, guns in the 375,xxx, 376,xxx, 377,xxx and 378,xxx range certainly exist. On the 12-gauge Fox-Sterlingworths they estimate the highest serial number for 1937 as 145000, for 1938 as 150000 and for 1939 as 155000.
What’s the value of a 12ga Sterlingworth shotgun?
The current market is depressed due to the current economy. The prices for the 12ga Sterlingworths are at an all time low (same can be said for Parkers etc.). The last 12ga Sterlingworth I purchased (6 months ago) inexcellent condition with #4 weight barrels, 28″ M/F was a mere $650.
Where do you find the date code on a savage shotgun?
You will find a date code stamped on every shotgun & rifle/shotgun in the Savage/Stevens brands produced between March 1949 and December 1968. Usually, it is behind the hinge pin on the barrel (s) or ahead of the trigger guard on the bottom of the frame. It will sometimes appear as a small circle containing a number and a letter.
When did Savage B De Luxe 12 gauge come out?
For 1962 a B De Luxe in 12-gauge was added with a satin chrome receiver, white-line grip cap and butt plate, checkered side panels, beavertail, ventilated rib, and gold plated non-selective single trigger. They also gold plated the trigger on the BST. There were no changes for 1963.
Where do you find the serial number on a shotgun?
The letter “Q” by itself. The letter “R” by itself. Then there is a “12V” in an oval. On the opposite side of the breach area is an “I” by itself, and a heart symbol. Westfield, MASS, USA… Patent…… There is a “20V” in an oval on this barrel. It is very clear, I made no mistake. Can someone help me determine the date of manufacture?