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 Post subject: Italguns Imperator OU shotgun
PostPosted: Sun Dec 19, 2010 12:03 am 
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Came across a OU 12 gauge. Only marking I can read are "Italguns" and "Imperator"

Tried google and couldnt find anything out about this gun. Does anyone know its history and value?

 Post subject: Re: Italguns Imperator OU shotgun
PostPosted: Mon Dec 20, 2010 10:09 pm 
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Location: New England
AFAIK, "Italguns International" was an importer, and not a gunmaker.

If the forend is removed and the barrels dismounted, a maker's code/mark should be stamped into either the barrel bottom or action watertable.

A few close/clear pics, might help to ID further, but the gun is most likely a "consortium" gun, i.e. a gun whose various parts were made by various different inter-related families/companies ( some just made barrels, for instance), then assembled for sale/export.


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