Your prefix of zero S indicates that your Browning sweet sixteen shotgun was made in the year 1960.
Need the serial number to answer.
Check the receiver.
12 gauge Belgian Browning shotgun, serial #296305
No way to answer without the serial number.
Exactly how is the pistol marked? 9mm browning serial number 72C44338
You will have to call Browning with the serial number or go to their website and look it up.
I would need to know the Browning model number besides the serial number to get you any info on your semi-auto browning pistol.
You must provide the serial number in order to get an answer.
You must call Browning with the serial number to find out.
See the Browning website- customer service. Date of production by serial number listing.