That patent date indicates a J. Stevens product.
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That patent date identifies a Stevens single shot.
i don't know this answer but i have a this exact shotgun that was patented on this exact date that was given to me from my grandpa
If you have a single shot shotgun,then it is worth 50 dollars,if you have a double barrel shotgun then the value could be up to 400.00 dollars,depending on the overall condition and the bores are in good shape.
1903. They began using them in August of 1903.
It would have been made by Stevens/Savage between 1920 and 1948. Might be worth $75 on a good day.
I'm interested in the same info. I have a 12 guage that only says Long Tom and August 12, 1913. I don't see the "J Stevens" anywhere. Where do you find that? This was my Father's gun that he bought used around 1935. That's all I know about it.
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50-100 USD or so
I have the same gun and am curious of the value. Anyone care to share some insight?