What is the value of a lefever excelsior shotgun?
Depending on condition and wether or not it has shell ejectors the value would be betwenn $500-$2600.
Lefever Arms company shotgun It's a Lefever Nitro Special The Seriaa number is 141098 how old is it?
How old and what is the value of my fathers Lefever nitro special 16 side byside serial number 135985?
LeFever Nitro Specials are not Manufactured By Dan Lefever. They are made by Ithaca Arms Co. Ithaca bought out The Lefever Arms Co. in 1916. Starting with serial #100000 in 1921 and ending in 1947 with #361199. These #'s encompass all bores. No manufacture during WWII. 12 gauges are not extremely rare. I bought one in good to very good condition Aug of 2002 for $400.00. A great book for Lefever history is "Uncle Dan…
"Uncle Dan" Lefever started making shotguns in Syracuse, NY, in 1885. In 1916 the company was sold to Ithaca, but the Lefever product line was continued until 1948. Approximately 72,000 guns were produced before the Ithaca takeover, so yours should be one of the last "real" Lefevers. I don't know how "fairly good shape" translates to an NRA condition, but if it is fully functional, may have minor parts replaced or repaired, and has 80%…
How can you locate the manufacturer of a 12 gauge side by side shotgun that says Excelsior made in Italy?
Where can you get a parts breakdown of a lefever nitro special double barrel 12 ga shotgun made by the lefever arms co of Ithaca ny?
What is a lefever nitro special 12 gauge double barrel 2 trigger sn256592 worth and when it was made?
The Lefever Nitro special shotgun was made from 1921-1948.During this time frame the lefever shotguns were owned by the Ithaca Firearms Company.The price range of your shotgun if it has between 60%-90% of its original factory finish remaining is from 300-450 dollars.I hope you find this info helpful.
How old is a LeFever 16 ga single shotgun with number 11167 on it and it has Lefever Arms Co. Ithaca NY on the side?
The gun was made in 1927. Value depends on multiple factors including gauge, condition, model, and how badly someone is looking for the particular gun, so you have not provided enough information to estimate a value. I suggest you look on gunbroker.com for similar models over time and see what they are bringing in this online auction.