This serial number was accepted into the warehouse was between June 30 and Sept 19, 1953. Information from Browning Auto 5 Shotguns by H.M.Shirley and Anthony Vanderlinden page 76.
12 gauge Belgian Browning shotgun, serial #296305
your browning auto-5 shotgun was made in 1947.
This gun was made in 1951
1927 #s from 48001 to 63000
This gun was made in 1965
Impossible to answer without knowing which model.
It was made in 1929
If that is the complete serial number, 1924.
Your Browning auto-5 16 gauge shotgun was made in the year 1931.
Impossible to answer without knowing which model and its condition.
It was made in 1930
100-400 or so
You must call Browning to find out.
If you have a Browning auto-5 shotgun in 12 gauge then it was made in 1927.If you have one in 16 gauge then it was made in the year 1931.
your standard weight browning auto-5 was made in 1964.