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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
W.Richards sidelever damascus double - $175.00

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Double barrel damascus shotgun marked on locks "W.RICHARDS" and on barrel rib "LONDON FINE TWIST". Has interesting added features of a handmade rear sight behind the rib lettering and an improvised spring attached to the stock to hold the side lever release closed. 30" barrels. Metal parts have a medium patina overall. Hammers are mismatched. Stocks are sanded with heavy checkering added to the wrist. Forearm tip insert is absent, has a crack along the forearm edge near the barrel key and a small piece of wood missing below the right lock. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.