July 13-15, 2021 Collectible Firearms & Militaria
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Rare slide action shotgun made by the Burgess Gun Company of Buffalo, New York between 1892 and 1899. Firm later bought by Winchester. Damascus barrel with fixed bead front sight and Burgess patent dates and address. Blued takedown frame with unique wrist slide action grip with exposed hammer and button release on trigger guard. Walnut pistol grip stock with hard rubber buttplate and separate wood grip slide handle. Walnut checkered forearm with 2/3 tubular magazine. CONDITION: Metal turning a brown patina with wear on corners. Wood has traces of original finish with usage marks and dings. Slide handle has some added finish and filler. Good bore and mechanics. A rare and unique gun. DLM
Name
Value
Accessories
Barrel Length
24 - 3/4"
Barrel Wall Thickness
Chamber
Choke
Drop at Comb
Drop at Heel
FFL Status
Antique
Gauge
12
Internal Bore Diameter
Length of Pull
Manufacturer
Burgess
Model
Slide Action
Paperwork
Weight
Serial Number
1432
(A) BURGESS SLIDE ACTION 12 BORE SHOTGUN.
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $350.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $2,460.00
Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Number Bids: 22
Auction closed on Thursday, July 15, 2021.
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