Blued Winchester proof barrels with dual bead sights (front bead absent) on the raised ventilated rib, standard barrel legends, "28" on the rib at the breech, 3 inch chambers, chokes marked modified/full, and ejectors. Blued action with light floral scroll engraving on the left and right with a circular panel scene on the bottom with gold inlaid quail in a prairie surrounded by floral scrolls, engraved top lever, and automatic selective safety. Mounted on a nicely figured checkered beavertail forearm and pistol grip stock with Deeley forend release with engraved fittings, steel pistol grip cap, blank initial oval, and Winchester solid recoil pad. Collector serialized with three other lots in this auction. Stock measurements: drop at the comb 1 3/8 inches; drop at the heel 2 1/4 inches; length of pull 14 1/4 inches. Weight 6 lbs. 8 oz. Provenance: The Milan J. Turk Collection
Excellent overall, retaining 99% plus original blue finish with minimal handling marks and crisp engraving and stock checkering. Mechanically excellent.