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Auction Date: December 2, 2011

Lot 1806: Winchester Model 59 Win-Lite Pigeon Grade Semi Automatic Shotgun

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Winchester Model 59 Win-Lite Pigeon Grade Semi Automatic Shotgun
Estimated Price: $1,400 - $1,800
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Serial #Winchester Model 59 Win-Lite Pigeon Grade Semi Automatic Shotgun ManufacturerWinchester Model59
TypeShotgun Gauge12 Catalog Page101
Barrel26 Inch Vent Rib FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassCurio & Relic Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionManufactured from 1960-1965. Fiberglass wrapped steel barrel, aluminum alloy receiver. Simmons vent rib with high visibility front and ivory bead mid sights. Standard markings and receiver field and marsh scene engraving. 2 3/4 inch chamber, Winchester screw-in improved cylinder choke and mounted with a checkered select walnut forearm and pistol grip stock with metal grip cap, raised comb and solid rubber Winchester recoil pad. Length of pull is 13 1/4 inches.

ConditionExcellent. The shotgun retains 99% original blue finish with a few small dings along the left side lower edge of the receiver. The wood is also excellent with a few overall scattered minor dings and scratches, and crisp checkering. Clear markings and engraving. There is a small crack on the lower front edge of the receiver where the serial number is stamped.
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