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Nothing shows what a "Z" code should be, M being a "standard" and G being a "light".
A5leftside.jpgwhen I called Browning I was told their records only go back to 1940.
There were 2 "limited editions" the "Classic" (prod. 500) but they were grey receivers (not blued) and among the inlays was the "One Of Five Thousand (or hundred). A call to Browning for a letter will get you all you can find out.
You probably have a "Grade III", if they were still optioning them that way. Well, adding up hunting trips is a nightmare, BUT, for 4 years in the 1980's, year-round, she & I went trap shooting 2x a week, usually 2 boxes a night, which alone is 20,800 rounds.
Example: 8M1000 = A 1958 Auto-5 standard weight shotgun with serial number 1000 G85001-G99000 8G1-8G2000 M=standard weight G=light weight 1968-76 In 1969 Browning started using two digits for the date of manufacture which was followed by a four digit code that identified the type of Auto-5: M=standard weight G=light weight This was then followed by the serial number beginning with 1000.
A-5 Belgium, 12 gauge, 2 3/4 inch, 2,000,000 Commemorative Model, 1612 of 2500, 28 inch, Modified, Vent Rib barrel, in correct Black Hard Case.