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E.A.Converse, Norwich, CT early single barrel 12GA shotgun - $225.00

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E.A.Converse, Norwich, Connecticut early single barrel 12 gauge shotgun. 30" barrel marked "- NEW MODEL - FINE DECARBONIZED STEEL -". Metal parts are a mottled gray patina overall. Original EAC monogram buttplate has a chip in the toe and a repaired piece near the heel. Stocks show average wear and use with repaired cracking in the wrist and a filled chip left of the frame tang, a small chip in the forearm edge and a couple minor grain cracks in the forearm. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.