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U.S. Arms Co. (brand)

Name Street Town State From To
U.S. Arms Co. (brand)       1890  


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When the U. S. Arms Co. did no longer existed their name was used as a brand of Crescent Fire Arms Co, Norwalk, Connecticut and of H. & D. Folsom Arms Co. New York.

Crescent manufactured shotguns on its own. However, H. & D. Folsom was an importer and distibuter. Many shotguns were imported from Belgium. In that case an ELG mark with or without a crown is stamped on the barrel.

12 gauge shotgun, single shot with serial number 232425, thanks to Dave Ceratti for the pictures.

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barrel opened for loading

12 gauge, 30" double Damascus barrels, back-action lock, hard rubber butt plate with ornate carved dog and hanging game scene