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ITEM 1984-SOLD- Winchester Model 61 22 S. L. & LR With Factory Installed Winchester A5 Scope


Item Number 1984 Category

This Winchester was produced in 1948. The rifle’s serial number is 91198. This rifle has the standard 24 inch barrel chambered to shoot the 22 Short, Long And Long Rifle. This rifle also has the rare factory installed Winchester A5 Scope. The lens is clear with no issues. The cross hair is intact with no issues. The Winchester bases have the sight opening to use iron sights below the scope. This scope is the correct latter style A5 Scope. The forward scope ring is also marked Winchester with the Patent pending notice. Winchester, also Stamped the WP in a circle proof mark on the side of the barrel so that it would not be covered by the scope base. This is only done with factory installed scopes.   This rifle is in near new unfired condition. The bluing would rate a 99% condition! The stock and pump handle retain all of the factory finish. There are no blemishes to the wood. This is a very fine rare Winchester 61 With the factory installed Winchester scope! Very few of these Model 61’s were ever ordered with a scope installed! Here is one of these very rare Rifles! This rifle would be one of the real top show pieces in any collection!

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