It is the lightweight version of the Browning Auto-5 semi-automatic shotgun.
It will be marked on the barrel.
With the serial number that you provided,your Browning auto-5 12 gauge shotgun was made by FN of Belguim for Browning in 1947.
This is a Browning Auto-5 Lightweight 12 gauge shotgun.
A semi-automatic shotgun built on the A-5 pattern.
Your serial number indicates that your Browning auto-5 16 gauge shotgun was made in the year 1947.
A Browning automatic light 12 gauge shotgun with a gold trigger is worth between $300 and $1,000. The actual value varies greatly based on the specific model and its overall condition.
To determine the exact value of a Browning automatic 20 gauge shotgun made in Belgium, a couple factors would need to be taken into consideration. Some of these things are the age and condition of the shotgun.
A shotgun in 12 gauge.
50-500 USD or so
The Browning light 20 which was introduced in 1958 is selling for between 460-650 dollars for a shotgun with between 60%-90% original condition and a good bore.
With the serial number that you provided,your Browning auto-5 shotgun was produced in Belguim by FN for Browning in the year 1951.
A lightweight 12 gauge shotgun.
ojn the bottom of the receiver
50- 700 usd
$1600 if in excellent codition
automatic 4 shot serial number is 1kg182.