1000 bucks. That is how much mine is.
The Western Field 12 gauge side by side shotgun, serial number 30415 is valued at $225 in excellent condition. In fair condition it is valued at $125.
Western field 12 gauge single shot shotgun serial #82719 x G...age and value/
Chances are that your shotgun was a model 385k,or a 395K model shotgun made by Mossberg firearms company.
The number that you listed for your Western Field shotgun is the serial number,not the model number.We would need the model number to give you some idea of the age of your shotgun.
The western field model 172B was made for Montgomery Wards(Western Field) by the firm Mossberg and sons.The Mossberg model 395K and your shotgun are one and the same.The Mossberg model 395K was made from 1963-1983.
It doesn't have one, these were produce before serial numbers were required. It doesn't have one, these were produce before serial numbers were required.
If you cannot easily see a serial number, then it was manufactured prior to 1968 and doesn't have one.
with a hacksaw