May 07, 2020 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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* Cased Browning Superposed P11 Shotgun Engraved by J. Baerten

12 gauge with 2 3/4" chamber, 28" vented and matted barrel length, S/N PB3RR1357.  Left side of the barrel marked "Browning Arms Company Morgan, Utah & Montreal, P.Q." over "Made in Belgium." Right side of the barrel marked with caliber and chamber size. Front bead and mid-bead sight. The frame and triggerguard are beautifully engraved with floral scroll patterns with the left side with gold inlay English pointer on point.  "J. Baerten" signature is just below the hunting scene. Right side of the frame with gold inlay English pointer on point. The barrels, frame and triggerguard are blued.  Trigger is gold plated.  Checkered walnut pistol grip butt stock and forearm. Stock has spacer to the "Browning" marked recoil pad.  Chokes on both barrels are "IC."  LOP measures at 13.75" and drop at heel measures at 1.25".  A Browning company letter accommodates this piece showing original details and selling price of $3,032.00 in December of 1979.  Comes in Kolar Arms steel case.     

Condition:

Very good overall condition retaining nearly all the blue finish on the barrels and frame. The markings and engraving are very sharp and crisp. Stock is very good with only very minor storage wear.  Bores are very good and mechanically functional.  

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$3,998
05/07/2020

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