Stevens Model 9478 Single Barrel 20 Gauge Shotgun, Exposed Hammer, Used. Serial Number E045871. FFL Required. Manufactured between 1979 - 1986.
28" round blued barrel, chambered for 2-3/4" and 3" shells. Left side of barrel near the breech is marked: Stevens Model 9478 20 GA. Savage Arms, Westfield, Mass., U.S.A. Color case hardened receiver. Blued trigger and hammer. Black plastic trigger guard with plastic breakdown button at the front of the trigger guard. Black plastic buttplate. Hardwood buttstock and forearm. 44" overall length. The bore is very good plus with ony a bit of light pitting near the breech. The bluing on the barrel is nearly 100% intact with only some very minor nicks to the finish. The color case hardening colors are 100%. The finish on the buttstock and forearm is 100% remaining, with each having some very light and minor scratches, scuffs, and dings. No cracks or chips. The breakdown action is tight and crisp, and the hammer/trigger action is tight and crisp. The hammer has a safe position and full cock.