What is the age and value of a Savage Arms Stevens Model 940E 16 gauge made in Westfield Mass serial P180300?
With both company names, it would have been made sometime after 1948. If you find the Savage Arms website, there should be an address for the Stevens Historian. For $15 he will research a Stevens serial number (if your gun is numbered). Value will be $25 for a parts-gun up to $120 for one in excellent condition.
How can you find out when a 311A Stevens Savage Arms Co was made if you cannot find the serial number?
The Stevens Model 125, a 22 caliber Bolt-Action, Single-Shot rifle was manufactured between the years of 1898 and 1912 in Westfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A. by Savage Arms. Serial Numbers for these units range between D55350 and D62550. Earlier models will have numerically lower serial numbers. Serial numbers do overlap with other Savage Arms firearms during this era. Most Model 125 Bolt-Action, Single-Shot rifles sell for $240.00 USD to $600.00 USD depending on age and condition. Earlier…
A serial number list for the Savage Model Ninety-Nine can be found in the Blue Book of Gun Values. For most other models, only a range of years is given. More information may be available at the Savage Arms website (see related link) and information about older Stevens firearms is available from the Stevens Historian, Mr. John Callahan, 53 Old Quarry Road, Westfield, MA 01085. Send him all the markings found on the gun along…
How can you tell how old a double barrel 410 Model 311 series H that reads Stevens Savage Arms and has a serial?
the Stevens model 325 series was produced by Savage from 1947 until it was discontinued in 1950.Later savage manufactured the 340 (essentially the same gun) under the Savage name.Serial numbers were required under the gun control act which was made into law in 1968.From that point on all firearms made were required to have serial numbers.
My collector book, Savage & Stevens Arms, Collector's History by J. Kimmel, only shows that your gun was made in 1951 or later. If you contact Savage direct they should to be able to easily answer your question. Savage Arms, Inc. 100 Springdale Road Westfield, MA 01085 Phone: (413) 568-7001 Fax: (413) 568-8386 General Business Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM - 4:30PM EST* Closed for lunch between 12:00 PM and 12:30 PM
they began making the 87 style in 1938 so youd have to connect with the savage arms co.database to find the age by serial number, i have seen them sell for 75 to 150 dollars depending on condition....22 semis seem to have better luck at local spring and summer auctions where i have seen them go for over 200