According to their website: 1998
Best left to a gunsmith.
What is the value of a 12 gauge Browning shotgun serial J68824?
Is it a pump, bolt, over/under or semi-auto?
No such animal......
1943 browning light 12 belguim made $5K
If you have a 12 gauge model auto-5 Browning shotgun?Then it was produced by FN of Belguim for Browning in 1923.If you have the same shotgun in 16 gauge,then it was produced in 1928.
If your browning auto-5 shotgun is a 12 gauge then it was made in 1927,if you have a 16 gauge shotgun it was made in 1934.
If you have a Browning auto-5 shotgun in 12 gauge it was made in the year 1925.If it is a 16 gauge shotgun,then it was made in the year 1929.
Browning never made a Model 51 shotgun.