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Lot 598: H. L. "Pete" Grisel Custom Pre-64 Winchester Model 70 Rifle

H. L. Grisel Gunmaker Marked Custom Pre-64 Winchester Model 70 Bolt Action Rifle with Scope

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

Lot 598: H. L. "Pete" Grisel Custom Pre-64 Winchester Model 70 Rifle

H. L. Grisel Gunmaker Marked Custom Pre-64 Winchester Model 70 Bolt Action Rifle with Scope

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

Estimated Price: $2,250 - $3,500
Price Realized:

H. L. Grisel Gunmaker Marked Custom Pre-64 Winchester Model 70 Bolt Action Rifle with Scope

Manufacturer: Winchester
Model: 70
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 280 Rem
Barrel: 24 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 769
Item Interest: Very Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 368
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Description:

Built on a 1949 manufactured Winchester Model 70 action by legendary gunmaker H. L. "Pete" Grisel. Grisel was a founding member of the American Custom Gun Makers Guild as well as a co-founder of Dakota Arms. Built without sights on the blued barrel which is marked "H. L. GRISEL GUNMAKER/BEND OREGON" and with the caliber. The action retains its original markings and is fitted with a Nikon 3-9x40mm scope. Beautifully figured, fancy multi-point checkered pistol grip stock with shadowline cheek piece, engraved blue steel grip cap, and checkered steel buttplate.

Rating Definition:

Very fine overall as custom built by Pete Grisel, retaining 98% plus blue finish with minor handling evidence and sharp checkering on the stock. Scope optics are clear. Mechanically excellent.



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