English in style with flower scrolls, banners and ribbons. Straight stock is checkered and of beautiful circassian walnut.
The receiver is covered with beautifully executed engraving.
The top and sides of the receiver still have ample amount of case colors. Typical of the fine Charles Daly shotguns, it has a nice looking piece of European walnut with a nice thin pistol grip which is fine-line checkered and comes down to the classic knob. Forearm also has the same fine-line checkering and is in VG cond but does have a slight chip out of either side where the forearm intersects with the pivot point of the frame. Item # MSG596-26-487 A huge gun of approximately 5 bore. Also a couple of fill spots in the bottom part of the stock.
They are also marked with the retailer name JP Sauer & Son. Just as pretty on the inside with bright shiny bores. Quite a good job for being done about 100 years ago.
The 28" bbls are Krupp steel and have chokes of about full and mod. The stock had a chip at the toe with a piece grafted in.
One chip out of the stock on the right hand side right in front of the action.
Item # M2-138 Fine bores choked full and improved modified, 30" barrels retain 95% bright shiny barrel blue, receiver retains 25% case colors with 50-60% original blue remaining on the underside of the receiver. Boxlock with ejectors and double triggers, checkered splinter forearm and straight grip stock are VG. A couple of walnut extensions have been added out 1 1/2" at the top, 3" at the toe.
The old Belgium Damascus barreled shotguns were generally choked a loose Full/Full. Action has vivid case color in protected areas with the balance having a nice aged grey patina. Small diamond shaped horn inlays at the rear of the side panels.
Item # MSG411 Nitro proofed 30 inch steel bbls, exc bores, choked full and modifled.
Marked on the top of the bbl is "Glasgow." Bbl starts out in an oct configuration and goes down to a rather ornate ring that sections the front half of the bbl which is round.
Item # MSG901 Gun features a back action style lockplates. Beautifully engraved with tight English style scrolls. Action has traces of case colors and has turned a silver color.
High quality grade Damascus pattern is quite visible. Item # MSG894 Features a 30 inch barrels with a solid rib. Stocks measure 14 inches to the end of the buttplate.