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Brian Dudley 06-10-2019 12:58 PM

Another interesting “Parker Bros.”
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I have seen a good amount of interesting variations of the Parker Bros. name that is engraved on the sides of Hammerless guns.

This is the first time I have seen an example like this with the very long tail on the “R”.

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Dean Romig 06-10-2019 08:09 PM

I remember seeing a VH like that at a gun show in Augusta, ME about 15 years ago. It also had that same fine “graver walk” border engraving done with a narrower graver.


Richard Flanders 06-12-2019 04:33 PM

I like it!

edgarspencer 06-12-2019 06:47 PM

Brian, Are both sides alike?

Brian Dudley 06-12-2019 07:25 PM


Originally Posted by edgarspencer (Post 275509)
Brian, Are both sides alike?

Yes. They are.
The gun is a very early VH 28g.

Rick Losey 06-18-2019 09:10 AM

nice, reminds one of the old script signatures

but i find the layout planning interesting - the P is thin and curved right up against the action screw border - but then the s is spaced a bit from the o

Larry Frey 06-18-2019 11:29 AM

I had one that looked just like it.

Brian Dudley 06-18-2019 11:35 AM

It's the same gun Larry. FYI.

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