As far as it is known from available documents, the Gamba family came to the Gardone area from Bergamasco in the first half of the 18th c...
As far as it is known from available documents, the Gamba family came to the Gardone area from Bergamasco in the first half of the 18th century. A producer not only wants to commit himself to make a shotgun or rifle of the highest order, but inspire into these objects a certain spirit and personality. His catalogue, therefore, cannot be just a simple listing of his products. It is my intention within this book to not only show the fine firearms connoisseur what we make, but why and how we make it the way we do. In order to explain why I make shotguns like the Daytona, or rifles like the Maxim, it would not be enough to just say they are fine firearms. I want to convey the fact that they are not only highly technologically designed, skillfully manufactured and beautifully decorated but are a part of myself, an obsession if you will. I was born into a gunsmiths family where together with the mother’s milk they began immediately to teach me the how and why of our work. A work to which I a