Stocked to the Fences
A "Best" gun---stocked to the fences.
A lesser gun---not stocked to the fences.
Stocked to the Fences - A detail, typical of traditional London "Best" guns, whereby the head of the stock comes fully up to the fences. (Also called the Horns of the stock, or the Fingers.) On lesser guns, a bit of receiver forging is often visible just behind the fences.
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