Guns, Firearms, Projectile Weapon Sports/double barrell shotgun


I have a Savage Arms Corp. Westfield, MA USA It is a Fox Model B. Can't find a serial #. It is a 12 gauge.  Blue barrels, silver block with FOX and scrolled leaves on each side.  With a fox head on bottom of box. Also silver trigger guard with gold colored single trigger. Could not find it anywhere in all the guns I looked at.  Can you give me any more information?

Hello Dick.
  The Savage Arms Corporation, of Utica, NY, was founded in the late 1800's , but it became a conglomerate when it purchased several other arms companies, including J. Stevens. They purchased the A.H. Fox company in 1929. In 1946, Savage moved their factory to the old J. Stevens factory in Chicopee Falls, MA. In 1960, they moved once again to Westfield, MA. In 1964, they became the Savage Arms Division of the Emhart Corporation. The Fox model and all other firearms, were discontinue in 1988, with the exception of a .22 rifle manufactured in Canada and the high power rifle Model 110 in it's various forms.
  Your shotgun was manufactured somewhere between 1962 and 1965. This is why there is no serial number. Serial numbers were not required on firearms until 1968. Values vary on these guns, but the single trigger model you have is actually a Model B-DL. These are high quality shotguns and can reach into the upper $600 in excellent condition, with some going a little more, with less attractive ones going for around $300 today.
  I hope I have answered your questions on this fine firearm. Charles Gage  

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I can answer questions dealing with firearms and their development due to western expansion. I can answer most questions about any firearms of the world manufactured after the Civil War(1868 - present. I can offer safety warnings about these. I can offer opinions and the reasons behind these. I can also answer questions about Iver Johnson firearms. I can identify by pictures most firearms. If your question involves a firearm you have access to, please include a good quality photo with your question.


I have been at the study of firearms and their use since my first issue of Field and Stream in 1962.At that time I was completely devoted to rifles, but over the years I have experienced the thrill of the hunt with handguns, shotguns and of course rifles. I moved from Oklahoma to New Mexico in 1972 and, since, I have taken numerous game and non-game animals with all firearms (cannons excluded)including blackpowder muzzleloading rifles,shotguns and handguns. My favorite handgun for large non-game animals, such as feral hogs, is my Uberti replica of a 1847 Colt Walker. Very heavy, but accurate.

I am a 1973 high school graduate. Junior and senior year I developed a class on Wildlife Depredation and Conservation of our Rocky Mountain states. My specialty was the brown bear.

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New Mexico Hunter Safety Program Instructor 15 year award.

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