What is the age and value of a Chicago Arms shotgun?
Chicago Arms Co was a trade name used by Hibbard, Spencer, and Bartlett on shotguns imported from (mostly) Belgium. The dates you have been given would be in the range for that company to have been the retailer, but I think too early for a slide action. In the condition you describe, it will be worth very little. If you wanted to buy one, you would probably have a hard time finding one for sale, but if you want to sell it you may have an even harder time finding an interested buyer.
The Gibraltar single shot is known as a "Trade Brand Name" shotgun. A "Trade Brand Name" shotgun is one that was made by a major maker for a wholesaler or retailer who chose the name to go on the gun and was sold as the storeâ€™s brand. This particular type of shotgun was made between 1900 and 1940. Shotguns with the name GIBRALTAR were made by one of two makers, Meriden Fire Arms Company of…
What is the age and value of a 12 gauge Savage double barrel shotgun that says Savage Arms Corporation Chicopee Falls Mass USA Sterlingworth and the number 92931?
What is the age and value of a 12 gauge J Stevens Arms Company Model G20-A shotgun in excellent condition?
I can say that the marking stevens Arms and Tool company was marked on stevens made firearms from 1886-1915.This time period would include your double barrel shotgun.As to value that would dpend on your shotgun having steel barrel or Damascus twist steel barrel(BLACKPOWDER ONLY).The ovreall condition would also be important.
What is the approx age history and value of a 20 gauge side by side shotgun with the markings made in belgium for davis- warner arms co new york serial l4332?
Ican say that the N.R.Davis arms Company was owned by Warner Arms Company at the time they merged with Cresent firearms Company.This was in 1931.I can say that your shotgun dates from the 1920,s.Before the merger.I cannot say the value of your shotgun without a more detailed description of it,s overall condition,including the amount of original finish remaining,bore condition,and amount of original blueing remaining also.
What is the age and value of a proof tested 12 gauge 2 3-4 inch chamber Springfield 94a shotgun manufactured by J Stevens Arms Company Chicopee Falls Mass?
Not Hartford Arms co Hartford Fire Arms co What is the value of a Double barrel shotgun duel hammer serial 156677?
I have a similar question, but for a 12 gauge with a serial number of 135380. My question is for a shotgun belonging to my gg granfather, who was a merchant. I would guess the gun's age between 1880 and 1910. The Hartford Arms Company may be the Hartford Fire Arms co. as the 'Arms' version sold to Simmons, a supplier of merchants. This suggests many guns were produced for general commerce, not the fine…
How do you find out the age and value of a 10 gauge shotgun with seriel number 240540 made by Remington Arms Company?
The Sears, Roebuck & Company of Chicago used the trade name J.C. Higgins on the firearms and other sporting goods it sold between 1946 and 1962. Arms bearing this tradename were manufactured by a variety of American gunmakers. I believe by the model number you listed that your shotgun was made by High Standard, and worth somewhere between $50-$100, depending on condition.