May 07, 2020 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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**Very Rare Parker Brothers AHE Grade 7 Pigeon Gun

12 gauge, 30" barrels, S/N 133746. Made in 1905 and fresh to the market in 2020. This beautiful A-grade pigeon gun features floral engraving at the breech. Deep, almost relief, engraving on frame. Deeply chiseled arcaded fences. Solid gold plate on grip cap. Beautifully checkered butt with fleur de lis and checkered panel at frame. Finely checkered fore end with engraved takedown. Original double triggers. Rib marked, Pigeon Gun. Parker Brother's Makers Meriden, Connecticut. Whitworth Steel

Condition:

Barrels retain nearly all of their original factory blue finish. Case colors on frame have silvered out, but engraving remains very crisp. Triggerguard retains original finish only on inside of bow. Highly figured checkered walnut stock in good condition with minor marks. Super fine checkering with only minor wear. Bores rate excellent. Automatic ejectors work perfectly. 13" LOP to perished recoil pad. Drop of heel 2.25". Barrel walls are thick. This is a great Parker. 

Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$30,000
05/07/2020

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