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Stephen Hodges 08-05-2018 08:20 PM

Case Colors Attributed to Oscar Gaddy
 
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I would be interested in opinions on the Case Colors of this Gun being attributed to the late Oscar Gaddy. Do they look like original Parker Case Colors to you? Sorry about the pictures they came out small for some reason.

Dean Romig 08-05-2018 08:54 PM

The case colors I've seen that were known to have been done by Oscar weren't as 'vibrant' and 'reflective' as those shown.

I'm not saying those aren't Oscars - just not like the ones I've seen.

Drew Hause has pictures of Oscar's case colors - perhaps he'll show them here.





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Doug Mann 08-29-2018 03:46 PM

Oscar Gaddy case colors
 
I'm posting two photos of Oscar Gaddy case colors. I know these are photos of a Fox but the colors are his. The gun belongs to me!
https://i.imgur.com/uuNSSqs.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/91zrUff.jpg

Drew Hause 08-29-2018 07:52 PM

My apology for the delay. I have a number of images from the early days of DoubleGunBBS, all small and low resolution, and am reluctant to definitively attribute the case colors to Dr Gaddy.
This was most likely his work.

http://pic20.picturetrail.com:80/VOL.../413987075.jpg

I've seen an Ithaca, very likely by Dr Gaddy, and the colors were more vivid emerald, indigo and sapphire

Bruce Day 08-29-2018 08:25 PM

Nice Fox Doug. Iím pleased to see you here on this forum as I regard you as a true craftsman. Welcome.
Bruce

Doug Mann 08-29-2018 10:07 PM

Thank you Bruce, I do like to keep a very low profile.

Bill Murphy 09-01-2018 12:03 PM

Doug built a wonderful shotgun, a masterpiece, for me a few years ago. At least it was "built for me" in my own mind. Bill Murphy

allen newell 09-18-2018 09:33 PM

Steve, they look like Turnbulls colors


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