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Re: Baker R Grade
The 'R' grade was introduced in 1906, replacing the 'A' which was phased out by about 1908. The 'RES' should be for R grade with Ejectors. I don't know what the 'S' means if the barrels are damascus.
This is Dave's image from the 1909 "Baker Gunner"