A Real Oldtimer – A Belgian Side-Lever, Blue & Case Color 29 1/2″ External Hammer Folding Side-By-Side Double Barrel Shotgun, MFD 1859 in .410 GA

Sometimes referred to as “poacher guns”, folding shotguns like this were produced as utility pieces, folding up for easy storage, light and handy, able to put meat on the table without costing an arm and a leg.  This example was produced in 1859 and still retains about 70% of its metal finish with good bores and … Continue reading “A Real Oldtimer – A Belgian Side-Lever, Blue & Case Color 29 1/2″ External Hammer Folding Side-By-Side Double Barrel Shotgun, MFD 1859 in .410 GA”