Make: Weatherby (Mfg. By Angelo Zoli)
Model: Regency Field Grade
Serial Number: 13137
Year of Manufacture: 1990
Caliber: 12 Gauge 2 3/4″
Action Type: Over and Under Side-lock with Ejectors and Single Select Trigger
Markings: The left top of the barrel is marked “Weatherby / 12 Gauge-2 3/4” with “Weatherby” in gold letters. The right top is marked “Made In Italy”. The bottom of the barrel assembly is marked with an Italian proof mark, “13137”, “Angelo Zoli / AR / Gardone V.T.”, “11”, “12” and a “PSF” proof stamp. The top barrel is marked “*” and “F”. The bottom barrel is marked “”***” and “M”. The top of the receiver is marked “13137” on the left side, and “12” and “11” on the right side. The area under under the barrels is marked with a star “PS” and 2 other proof marks, an “AZ” date code and a “8”. The underside of the receiver is marked “Weatherby / Regency”. The metal insert on the forend is marked “13137”. The left and right sides of the receiver have extensive floral scroll engraving with forest scenes while the bottom of the receiver is engraved with birds. The tang, opening lever, trigger guard and safety are all engraved.
Barrel Length: 28”
Choke: Full and Modified
Sights / Optics: This shotgun is mounted with a full length vent rib barrel with fine stippling and matte finish. The front sight is a brass bead.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are fancy checkered walnut with a high gloss finish. The buttstock has a pistol grip with dark brown cap with tan and black spacers, and with a diamond shaped bone inlay. The Pachmayr White Line recoil pad is reddish brown with matching tan and black spacer, and is marked “Weatherby”. The grooved forend has a blue take-down lever with gold wash engraving, which has mostly worn off. There is a slight dent in the buttstock on the right side midway between the pistol grip and the recoil pad. The recoil pad is soft and pliable. The LOP measures 13 3/4”. The stocks rate in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blue Barrels, Safety, Take-Down Lever and Trigger Guard. The receiver and opening lever have a coin finish. The trigger is gold washed.
Finish Originality: All Original
Bore Condition: The bore is mirror bright. There is no erosion.
Overall Condition: This shotgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. The screw heads are undamaged. The markings are clear except those on the underside of the barrel assembly and on the receiver under the barrels. This shotgun rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this shotgun.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This shotgun comes in a fitted Browning Lifetime Luggage Case. The case is covered in brown naugahyde with a Browning America’s Finest Sports Equipment nameplate. The case has a mar in the middle of the top cover and the brass latches show pinprick surface erosion. The inside of the case is fitted with areas for the sections of the shotgun and is lined with simulated fur. There is a deep impression on the inside of the lid from the side-lock. Otherwise, the inside is undamaged. The included paperwork consists of a “Browning Lifetime Luggage Case” pamphlet on its care, a “Weatherby Regency Instruction Manual” with the warranty card removed, and a handicap calculator. The paperwork is all in Good condition with no tears.
Our Assessment: This shotgun is a beautiful looking over and under with a strong side-lock action. It points well, it shoulders well it is trulu “well balanced”.Take this shotgun out to the skeet range and break some birds!!
Sold For: $3,999.01