Less than $200.
Most likely a Belgian gun. Take off the barrels and look at the barrel flats (breech end on the underside of the barrels). If you see the letters 'ELG' inside an oval then it's Belgian.
It's a Belgian gun, the ELG is a Belgian proofmark.
T Barker double barrel shotgun value ?
$100 to $150. A little more if it is in excellent like-new condition. A lot less if it is broken or rusty.
The barrel will be marked "Made in Belgium"
They probably denote what choke the barrel has.
Rifle, handgun and shotgun can all have "long" barrels
The cartridges will pop out.
I would look at the number of barrels. If there is more than one barrel, you know you have at least a double barrel shotgun. If there are 1 or less barrels, then you don't.
That would depend on the make and model of the shotgun in question,and the length of the barrel/barrels that came with the shotgun.
I'll answer my own question. You pull on the front of the forearm and it should detach from the barrels allowing barrel removal. Mine was seriously stuck. Its off now.
A couple hundred dollars.
With the serial number that you provided,your Ithaca double barrel shotgun with the damascus barrels was produced in the year 1900.
WILMONT GUN CO guns were made in Belgium from c.1880 to c.1915. Value is going to be low, with excellent examples under $400. Please do not attempt to fire the shotgun.
Try the gunbroker.com, or do a google search on the specific barrel you need. Mid West Guns also carries Browning Barrels.
Less than $200.
Watertable, forearm metal, and barrels
Shotgun barrels in the US must be at least 18 inches long, and are generally smooth inside. Handgun barrels are usually much shorter than 18 inches, and are rifled- a set of spiral grooves (rifling) is cut into the inside of the barrel to make bullets spin when fired.
They tell you what the barrel(s) is/are choked. One-full, Two=Modified, Three = Cylinder.
From markings and proof marks on the gun barrels and the frame. In some cases you need to remove the barrels, and look on the underside from markings.
Vent rib for smooth bore shotgun barrel, rifled barrel has sights to shoot like a rifle.
gun shop, gun show, e-gunparts.com
There is a Belgian proof mark for smokeless powder that resembles what you're describing. You usually see proof marks on the barrel flats (breech end of the barrels on the bottom side). Another common Belgian proof mark is the letters ELG inside an oval.