What is the value of a Crescent Firearm double barrel shotgun marked only Crescent Firearms Co Norwich Ct USA and no other model number or any detail?
If it's a hammerless boxlock, it could still be a shooter worth $100 - $250. If it has large side hammers, it's a wall decoration but still worth almost as much. I have one... it belonged to my dad...he purchased it used around1918- 1920 SN 410344 stamper on the stock/receiver, barrel and the hand grip, (same numbers on all three pieces) ... Does this mean anytrhing to anyone??? Mdales Only to you. There is no serialization listing for Crescent firearms that would allow you to date its manufacturer.
From the 2002 Standard Catalog of Firearms: In 1905 Crescent's first hammerless sidelock was introduced as the American Gun Co. "Knickerbocker" Model No. 6. This very popular model became the Crescent "Peerless" No. 6 in 1922. In 1928 it became the Crescent "Empire" No. 60. and in 1931 the Crescent-Davis "New Empire" No. 88, "New Empire" No. 9, and "Empire" No. 9. For further information about Crescent Firearms of Norwich, Connecticut try Amazon.com or eBay…
Need a stock for a 16 gauge shot gun with two external hammers manufactured by American Gun Co of New York?
You can try these sources. Your shotgun was made by the Crescent Firearms Co. of Norwich, Conn. Look there, too. Numrich gunpartscorp.com Jack First jackfirstgun.com Bob's Gun Shop gun-parts.com You can try these sources. Your shotgun was made by the Crescent Firearms Co. of Norwich, Conn. Look there, too. Numrich gunpartscorp.com Jack First jackfirstgun.com Bob's Gun Shop gun-parts.com
Can you give me the history and price of a 410 single shot shotgun made by the Crescent Firearms Co in Norwich Conn It is called a Empiro Ejector.?
Around 1892 Crescent firearms manufactured shotguns under a variety of names. In 1930 H & D Folsom Arms sold their Crescent Fire Arms company to Savage Arms and Savage combined Crescent with Davis Warner Arms Corp., as Crescent-Davis Arms Corporation. Your shotguns value, in good condition, is about $150.
What is the value of a 410 Victor Ejector Crescent Firearms Co Norwich Ct single shot shotgun with no safety labeled 671 675 on the bottom?
How do you know when a 12g single shot Victor Ejector crescent Firearms shotgun made in Norwich Conn was made and its value?
National Arms Company: Trade name used by the H. & D. Folsom Arms Company on firearms made for the May Hardware Company of Washington, D.C. and also for the Moskowitz and Herbach Company of Philadelphia, PA, c. 1900. The guns would have either been made by Crescent Firearms of Norwich, Ct, or imported from various Belgian manufacturers.
Where can you find information about a 410 double barrel hammer shotgun that has American Gun on the sideplate?
How much is a Double barrel Knickerbocker 12 gauge shotgun with internal hammers matching serial numbers and all original parts worth?
Around $100-$200, depending on the exact model, and whether it has damascus steel marrels. AMERICAN GUN CO. firearms were manufactured by Crescent Firearms Co. and distributed by H. & D. Folsom Co. Crescent produced moderate cost guns under nearly 100 different brand names. A brief history of Crescent- CRESCENT FIRE ARMS CO. & CRESCENT-DAVIS ARMS CO. Previous manufacturers and trademarks manufactured circa 1888-1931 in Norwich, CT. In 1888, George W. Cilley bought out the defunct…
Original value? You mean what did one sell for when it was new? Probably about $5 in the 1890's and up to about $15 by 1930. It was a "hardware store" gun imported from Belgium by H&D Folsom or built in Norwich, CT, by Folsom's subsidiary company, Crescent Firearms. Value today is probably $125-$150 as a mantle decoration.
Was Star Leader a shotgun sold by crescent I heard that crescent had a company named Leader Firearms but cannot find any more info I have a 12 gauge Star Leader shotgun and want the history on it?
Depending on the source, Crescent Fire Arms Co. of Norwich, Connecticut was founded in 1888 or 1892. They produced firearms until 1932 when they were purchased by J. Stevens. Crescent merged with N R Davis and H&D Folsum and became Crescent-Davis. Sources vary on the date of the merger, one saying about 1900 and the other 1930. One would deduce that your shotgun was made between 1900 and 1930. You can do an internet search…
Where can you find information about a Crescent Fire Arms Co Norwich Conn US shotgun serial 116733 marked with the number 12 a diamond and Genuine Armory Steel?
There's not much information about any particular Crescent firearm, but the company operated from 1892 to 1932 as a subsidiary of H&D Folsom Sporting Goods. The company produced millions of single and double barrel shotguns with over 100 different trade names. Crescent was purchased by the Stevens division of Savage Arms and merged with another purchased company as Crescent-Davis for a few years and then disappeared into the Stevens operation.