For bidding in this lot is a W. Richards, side by side shotgun, chambered in 10 Gauge. The shotgun dates around the turn of the century. The shotgun features a 32" laminated steel full ribbed barrel, and a checkered walnut fore-grip, and butt-stock. The Shotgun shows numerous Belgian proof marks on the underside of the barrel, as well as on the left and right lockplate. Each lockplate also reads "W. Richards". The underside of the barrel also reads "1903-10", and "MC - 10.0". The fore-grip is also stamped "101475". Overall, the shotgun shows fair condition, there is multiple splits in the wooden buttstock, and heavy wear to the finish. Mechanics are currently inoperable. The shotgun qualifies as a Curio & Relic, and requires FFL Transfer or NICS Background Check. Serial Number: NSN.