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Tom, Associate Degree
Category: Blue Book of Guns, Firearms Appraisals
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Experience:  Firearms appraiser.
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What can you tell me about a pistol I have with Browning on

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What can you tell me about a pistol I have with Browning on one side and Sig Sauer made in West Germany on the other side. 9mm with 2 double stack mags.
JA: How can the Gunsmith help you with your firearm? Please tell me everything you can so the Gunsmith can help you best.
Customer: I am looking for any info I can find on this pistol.
JA: Is there anything else the Gunsmith should be aware of?
Customer: It resembles a Sig 220 in shape and size
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Blue Book of Guns, Firearms Appraisals
Expert:  Tom replied 1 year ago.


Your pistol is a Browning "BDA". They were produced by Sig Sauer from 1977 to 1980. There were 2,740 made in 9mm, 752 in 38 Super and 45 ACP. The 9mm and 38 Super have 9 round magazines and the 45 ACP has a 7 round. It is the same gun as the Sig P220.

The current private party values from the Blue Book are:

100%- $600

98%- $550

95%- $450

90%- $375

80%- $295

70%- $250

60%- $225

I hope this helps you,