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3472
$20,125.00

*FABULOUS PARKER VHE 28 GAUGE IN SKEET CONFIGURATION WITH BOX AND HANG TAGS.

SN 236954. Cal. 28 ga. 26″ bbls. 2-7/8″ chambers. Full length matted top rib with twin ivory beads and marked “Parker Bros. Makers Meriden. CT. U.S.A. Parker Vulcan Steel”. 00 frame. Water table with lightning cuts, SN and grade designation noted. Bbl flats with unstruck bbl weight of 2 lbs. 13 ozs. Parker SST, automatic ejectors, automatic safety. Straight grip stock, checkered in 2-point pattern with checkered butt and engraved nickel shield with large “G”. Beaver tail forearm checkered in typical “V” pattern with Deeley latch and proper reinforcing bolt at muzzle end. Receiver is zig-zag border engraved and marked “PARKER” on bottom of frame. Accompanied by a cardboard shipping box with “The Parker Gun” type end label identifying this gun by SN and other measurements. Included in the box are 2 hang tags, one identifying this gun as currently found, and a yellow Parker instruction hang tag. Also included is the late 1930’s “CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR CHOICE OF A PARKER GUN” pamphlet. Bore diameter: left – .558, right – .550. Bore restrictions: left – .023 (full), right – .004 (imp. cyl.). Minimum wall thickness: left – .020, right – .026 . Weight: 5 lbs. 15 oz. Drop at comb: 1-5/8″, drop at heel: 2-1/4″. LOP: 14-1/4″ from rear position sgl trigger. Special Note: This item(s) contains plant or animal properties that may be covered by the Endangered Species Act (ESA). We have taken care to ensure that this item(s) meets the standard for sale under the ESA. However, certain states and other countries have laws that are more restrictive than the ESA. It is the bidder’s responsibility to ensure that it is lawful to purchase or transport this item(s) into their state, and to obtain the necessary import and export approvals. Delay or failure to obtain any such permit or approval does not relieve the buyer of paying for the item(s) and consummating the purchase. CONDITION: Exceptional showing nearly all of a high quality expert restoration. Bbls and trigger guard retain nearly all of a high quality rust blued restored finish. Receiver retains 97-99% bright restored Parker type case colors. Buttstock and forearm are exceptional as restored and retain most of their high quality custom high gloss finish. Checkering is crisp and gun has been very little used since restoration. Contemporary box appears oil stained and scuffed, corners are strong, hang tags with oil stains and creases. 51033-8 JSL (12,500-17,500) C&R; IVORY – Lot 3472

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Auction: Firearms - October 2016
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