Vincenzo Bernardelli side by side shotgun, made in Italy. This is the Italia Extra model, their top of the line double with exposed hammers, in 20 gauge. Serial number 69945. Made in 1990.
This shotgun features beautiful case coloring and scroll engraving on the receiver. 28 inch blued barrels with solid rib and single bead. 3 inch chambers. Bores are mint. Double trigger. Length of pull is 14 1/2 inches. Weight is 6 lbs.
The top of the right barrel reads "Made in Italy", the top of the left barrel reads "V. Bernardelli s.p.a. Gardone V.T. ". Underneath the barrels are several markings (shown in pictures), including import marks from Magnum Research Inc. Minneapolis, MN and Aspen Outfitting Aspen, CO.
The pistol grip walnut stock and forearm feature sharp checkering. Checkered buttplate. Overall the stock is like new, with no scratches or dings.
This shotgun has been shot, but not very much. There is not pitting anywhere, just a couple of minor handling marks/light scratches on the barrels. We put the overall condition at 99%.
This gun came to us via an estate. It does not have its orginal case, but we are including a hard canvas/leather lockable case. The case is in very good used condition. There is a stain on one side.