describe the type of shotgun and recheck the serial number
This shotgun is in the neighborhood of 100 years old. There is fairly extensive information online available on this shotgun.
nitro hunter shotgun single barrel with exposed hammer stamped belknap hdwre and mfg serial 5516
Hopkins & Allen
If it is a double, remove barrel and you will see it along with serial #.
First of all describe the gun. Is it a revolver, or a shotgun? A revolver has a grip but so does a shotgun (actually a for end).
If you are asking about a Browning Auto-5 shotgun,then it was made in the year 1923,with the serial number that you have provided.
Can't be answered as asked
50-100 or so
yes ,i have a shotgun stamped ohio valley.it also has a serial no on it.
There were no serial numbers stamped on the original Winchester Mdl. 37, single shot shotgun.
That it was stamped six times. The significance of the stamps themselves depends on what the stamps are.
It should be stamped on the side of the receiver.
The model number is stamped on the right side of the receiver on many Stevens products.
Made in 1934.
Generally it is stamped on the side or top of the barrel near the receiver.
The shell length that the chamber can handle should be stamped on the barrell.
The model will be stamped on the barrel right after the Winchester name.
50-100 or so
what is it worth
1927 - will be date code stamped, see related links.
prior to 1968 the 94c was not stamped with a SN