SOLD FOR: $2750.25
Model: Fierce 1
Serial Number: 109309
Year of Manufacture: 2019 (CU date code)
Gauge: 12 Ga, 3” Magnum Chamber
Action Type: Over/Under Break-Action Shotgun, Single Selective Trigger (mechanical) and Ejectors
Markings: The left of the top barrel is marked “Rizzini Marcheno V.T. ITALY”. the right “12 ga 3 Magnum” and “Fierce Products – Redmond Utah”. The lower barrel is marked “Steel Shot” on the left and the Rizzini/Fierce safety warning is on the right. The underside of the monoblock has the Italian proof/inspection marks, date codes and serial number. The forend iron is serial matched. The top tang is marked “109309”, and the water table has Italian proofs. The bottom of the receiver is marked “FIERCE 1” in gold. The sides of the receiver are marked “RIZZINI” in gold lettering on either side. There are gold borders and scrolls on the receiver, lock plates, trigger guard, and forend iron.
Barrel Length: 30”, Double Vent Rib
Choke: The muzzles are threaded and currently installed with choke tubes marked “CYL” and “IC”. This shotgun comes with a full set of choke tubes and a choke wrench.
Sights / Optics: This shotgun is mounted with a white bead mounted to the top rib above the muzzles and a smaller steel-colored mid-bead.
Weight: 8 lbs., 3.8 oz.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are two-piece checkered wood featuring a forend with smooth double diamonds on the underside and finger grooves along the length, a flat-bottomed semi-pistol grip, a fluted straight comb and a black rubber buttpad. There is no notable wear or damage, just a few light handling marks. The checkering is sharp. There are no chips or cracks. The LOP measures 14 1/2” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The buttpad has some minor scuffing across the surface but no rips or tears. Drop at comb is 1 3/8”, drop at heel is 2 1/8”. Cast is neutral. The stocks are in Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blue and Gold
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bores are bright. There is no erosion in either bore. In this writer’s opinion, these bores are a 9 or 10 out of 10.
Overall Condition: This shotgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. There is no notable wear or damage, just some light handling marks. The markings are clear. Overall, this shotgun is in Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The barrel lockup is tight with no play. We have not fired this shotgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This shotgun comes with a Rizzini polymer case, alternate choke tubes case with tubes and wrench.
Our Assessment: Rizzini Fierce 1 is an over-and-under shotgun manufactured by the Italian gunmaker B. Rizzini. These shotguns are designed for hunting and competition shooting, and this shotgun is chambered for 12 gauge, 3” Magnum shells. It features a monoblock barrel construction, providing increased strength and accuracy. The barrels are also chrome-lined for added durability and corrosion resistance.
The shotgun features a single selective trigger and automatic ejectors, as well as a manual safety. The Fierce 1 also comes with a set of interchangeable choke tubes, allowing shooters to adjust their shot pattern for different shooting situations. This sleek and elegant design, with a high-grade walnut stock and a hand-engraved receiver is a reliable and accurate shotgun that is well-suited for almost any shotgun collection. Good luck in your bidding! J. Ren