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I was wonder if some can help figure out what I have here. I know nothing of antique guns and just wanted to see if you can help me out. The only I can make out is a W. Rich on one plate and a (Ric)hards, maybe on the other. There is what appears to be a lion or dragon symbol on both plates and a faded one on the trigger guard. Hopefully some one can help me out. Thanks all.
 

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It's most likely an inexpensive Belgian made shotgun made to look like a more expensive Westley Richards shotgun. The Belgians were famous for changing a famous gun makers name to get a higher value for a lesser valued gun. Remove the barrels from the stock and on the lower part of the barrels under the stock wood there will be proof marks.
 
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