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your 1953 browning sweet sixteen if it has a plain barrel would be worth between 500-950 dollars depending on condition,if it has a vent-rib barrel it would be worth between 775-1300 dollars again depending on condition.
Requires professional appraisal.
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The value of your Browning Sweet Sixteen auto-5 shotgun round knob can not be determined without you giving a detailed description of the shotguns overall condition including the condition of the bore.
There should be a number in front of the S. without it I cannot date it.
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your browning sweet sixteen with the 5s prefix dates this shotgun to 1965.as to value there are to many condition and varying deluxe features that would add or subtract from the value.I would have a look at s p fjestads blue book of gun values to get a correct value amount.