The Victor brand name has been used by many firearms manufacturers for a variety of guns, but your single-shot shotgun was most likely produced by Crescent Arms c. 1893-1920. As far as being a promo item, it wouldn't have been manufactured as such, but I suppose some business could have purchased a bunch and given them away, but I doubt it.
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Yes, 20 gauge is the second most common gauge for shotguns in the last few decades.
Utility grade made @ turn of the century
a 20 gauge is a type of many shotguns but it is smaller than a 12 gauge but bigger that a 410. a 20 gauge is a good shotgun for all ages.
12 has a bigger bore.
The gauge of a shotgun is directly related to the size of the barrell. In the cases of shotguns the sizes going from biggest to smallest for 'standard' (not all) shotguns is. 10 gauge, 12 gauge, 16, gauge, 20 gauge, and a .410 bore shotgun (410 is not a gauge but a caliber)
These shotguns came in 20, 28, 16, And 12 gauge calibers
Rifles are referred to by caliber. Shotguns are referred to by gauge.
how much is a gauge victor ejector shotgun worth
20 gauge marlin ou 2 triggers
75-100 yrs ago
I have just seen this set on gunbroker.com
Hundreds of years ago to the present. Originally, Gauge was the number of lead balls per pound. A 20 gauge is 1/20th of a pound in weight, or about 7/8 oz.
2000 or so
Crescent Fire Arms made millions of similar shotguns with over a hundred different trade names. I doubt if anyone has a good estimate, but there were a lot. 20 gauge will be harder to find than 12s.
Generally speaking, shotguns are classified by the inside diameter of the barrell: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, and 20 guage.
100-300 or so Depending on condition, above $500. The 20 gauge shotguns are rarer and worth more than the 12 gauge. 2/3/12
The number or gauge designates the size of the bore. 10, 12, 16, 20, and .410 gauge are the most common.
The Pump shotguns are bringing $150 to $200
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Riverside Arms is a brand name used by the J Stevens Arms Co. on many good quality shotguns. The value depends on model, gauge, and condition. There is little collector interest in single barrel shotguns. Information about J Stevens Arms apply to Riverside Arms Co.