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Seller: A-Coin and Stamp Gallery Inc
Member Since: 7/25/10
First Name: Guy
Last Name: Ave
Country: United States
Phone: (407) 721-3748
Active Listings: 63
Total Listings: 4220
Seller Type:FFL Dealer
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns and accessories.
Payment Methods: Check
HENRY BENJAMIN - STEPHEN GRANT SIDELEVER - EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION - 30" BARRELS
Here is a Henry Bejamin 12 gauge hammer gun utilizing the Stephan Grant Sidelever locking system. Exceptional quality in all ways equal to Maker Stephan Grant or better. Original case colors and detailed tight English Scroll engraving. Barrels are 30" fine damascus, proofed at "12" and retain their original bore diameter at .726 in each barrel. Excllent bores. Chambers measure 2 3/4". Chokes appear to be light IC in both barrels with about 5/1000 constriction.
The mechanics of the gun are quite good also. Tight on face. No loose ribs. No cracks to the wood. Rebounding hammers. The forend latch is an elegant system patented by Scott (of WC Scott) in 1876. Breech face is clean with no corrosion. Wall thickness is good with a minimum of 32/1000. Weight is 6 LBS 14 1/8 OZ.
The stock has a desirable long trigger guard tang and contemporary stock dimensions. LOP is 14 9/16". Drop at Comb of 1 1/2", while drop at heel is 2 1/8". Buttplate is the elegant skeleton style with engraving. Very nice figure to the wood.
This fine shotgun is an antique and can be shipped directly as local law allows (No NYC or NJ).
Trades are gladly considered. Shipping and inusrance is $75.
For inquiries please call Guy - 407-721-3748