Antique Parker A Grade with 28″ and 30″ Barrels – Sold
Offered today is an antique Parker A Grade 12 gauge shotgun. This example was built in 1892 with 30″ Damascus barrels, and includes 28″ and 30″ Acme steel barrels.
The extra barrels were fitted by master gunmaker Martin Hagn, roll marked by Turnbull Restoration and then rust blued by Mr. Hagn. Color case hardening of action and charcoal bluing of small parts was performed by Turnbull Restoration. Damascus barrel work was handled through Turnbull Restoration.
30″ Damascus: Full/Full
28″ Acme Steel: Modified/Improved Cylinder
30″ Acme Steel: Full/Full
Wood has been refinished by the previous owner. Please note that Fleur de Lis patterning on the stock flats was not present at the time of refinishing, indicating that the stock is not factory original.
Overall condition of this antique Parker is excellent, with very few handling marks. Tight mechanicals, excellent working condition. Cases included, as shown in photos.
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1-5/8" x 3-1/16" x 14-1/2"
Checkered Pistol Grip
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Red Rubber Pad