Readily available from Browning.
This is a Browning Auto-5 Lightweight 12 gauge shotgun.
The light twelve refers to this shotgun being a light weight model of the Browning auto-5 shotgun.The difference in weight was 10oz.
Your serial number indicates that your Browning light twelve auto-5 shotgun was made in the year 1955.
A shotgun in 12 gauge.
Your Browning light twelve shotgun,not rifle is valued at between 300-550 dollars for a shotgun with between 60%-90% of its original finish remaining,and a good bore.
It shouldn't say light twelve on the barrel, but on the receiver. Light twelve means that the gun is a light weight version of the standard Auto5 shotgun.
A lightweight 12 gauge shotgun.