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Forehand & Wadsworth "sidehammer" single barrel shotgun - $225.00
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Forehand & Wadsworth, Worcester, Mass "sidehammer" single barrel top-break shotgun. Serial number 28800. Marked on top of barrel "-FINE DECARBONIZED STEEL-". Metal parts are mottled brown patina with some original nickel on frame and scattered minor pitting. Wrist was broken and glued solidly, stocks show average wear and use with expected handling marks and a few moderate scratches. Sidehammer functions, toplever does not spring back when opened. Sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.