What is the value of an Ithaca hammerless side by side Sousa grade 12 gauge ok condition no engraving?
A Sousa grade Ithaca should have engraving on almost every square inch of the metal. If you have no engraving, you have a field grade gun.
If a 20 gauge Ithaca side by side shotgun serial 220098 has an 'S' over '20' stamped on top of the receiver where the barrel rests is this a Sousa Model?
From your description this appears to be a Flues model produced in 1912. Sousa guns appear to have had a lot of fancy engraving on them. The "S" on the metal on your gun does not stand for Sousa. Judging from gunbroker.com auction prices, your gun is probably worth $350 - $550, depending on condition and how badly a collector might want one.
Where can you find a barrel for an Ithaca S12 shotgun 12 gauge serial F359107 It could be a Sousa Model?
Ithaca double barrel shotguns were made in several grades. Value will depend on grade and condition. The Blue Book lists a 16 gauge field grade in 90% condition at $750 while a grade 5E is $2500. And there are also a Grade 7E and a Sousa Grade, which are so rare that it is impossible to estimate what one might bring at auction. A 20 gauge double in usable condition should be worth $150-$250. A…
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