1922 DE Grade
This 12 gauge DE grade FOX was manufactured with 28" barrels choked mod/full. A Half pistol grip stock with 14 1/8" LOP, 2 7/8" drop at heel and weight 6lbs 14oz. This Fox was made for factory stock and ultimately shipped from the Philadelphia PA plant on November 6 1922, the original consignee is listed to be the firm of York & Ambrose, no address given.The gun is in original condition but the original hard rubber buttplate has been removed and a Old English style pad has been added bringing the LOP to 14 1/2".
"The FOX GUN"( A.H. Fox "Wood Grain" Catalog A.H. Fox Gun Company, Philadelphia, Pa.)
The beauty of this gun stands out-you can see it. It is a wonderful example of the mechanical simplicity, enduring strength, perfect workmanship and accurate shooting qualities of FOX Gunmaking.
THE BARRELS are the best quality Chromox Fluid Steel, guaranteed for strength and selected from hundreds for their shooting qualities. THE STOCK is of selected Circassian Walnut, oil finished, rich in color, uniquely figured and distinctively grained. THE ENGRAVING and CHECKERING is unusually artistic. A minute's study of the gun will convince you of its beauty.
This "DE" Grade FOX has proven very popular with trap and field shooters who want a perfect combination of superior shooting qualities and artistic beauty.
Made with straight, half pistol or full capped pistol grip.
Weight 6 3/4 to 8 lbs- 12 gauge
Weight 5 3/4 to 7 lbs- 16 gauge
Weight 5 1/2 to 6 3/4 lbs- 20 gauge