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Winchester Model 21 Field 12ga –FACTORY ORIGINAL KNOCK-OUT WOOD, PROVENANCE!   Guns > Shotguns > Winchester Shotguns - Modern > SxS
Description: Winchester Model 21 Field 12 Gauge Side by Side


General Specs: Winchester, Year 1952, 12 Gauge, 8lbs, SxS

Serial Number: 25908

When John Olin wanted to have title to the strongest side by side shotgun in the world, he went to work and got it done. The Model 21 is an American icon with a well-deserved reputation. A strikingly handsome gun with the finest steels, gunners in the know have utilized this Winchester in the field and at the club to shoot thousands of rounds without failure. IF YOU LIKE HEAVY LOADS FOR PHEASANTS OR OTHER TOUGH GAME, THIS IS THE GUN. Most double gun enthusiasts are keenly aware of the reputation earned by the Winchester Model 21; a gun of mechanical genius that was under the micro management of John Olin himself. With only 30,000 produced (compared to 250,000 Parkers!), any high condition Model 21 is a valuable, investment quality firearm. This gorgeous M21, sn25908 made in 1952, is a great example. Factory original and matching the Cody Firearms Museum letter in every way, it belonged to an actor of fame in the early and mid-1900’s named Happy Felton. Felton played early movie rolls, hosted radio programs, and was most famous for his “Happy Felton’s Knot Hole Gang” that was a pre-game television show for the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball games in the early 1950’s. The gold shield in the belly of the stock has his name engraved in it. The wood is figured far beyond most Field Grade guns, and the gun was well cared for with the barrels retaining 99% factory blue and the receiver retaining 95% factory blue. The 28” barrels still have the factory M/F chokes with excellent bores. The gun was shipped with a factory pad as stated in the letter. The only alteration was some stock finish added behind the pistol grip checkering and well done…otherwise an untouched Model 21 with outstanding wood and some interesting provenance. Priced to sell, so don’t hesitate on this one! Thanks for looking.


Barrel Length: 28"****** Chokes: .011/.031 M/F****** Bores: excellent****** Bore Diameter: .727 both****** Wall Thickness: .035/.036****** % Blue: 98% factory****** Chambers: 2 3/4"****** Ribs: tight****** Sights: ivory center, silver front******


Action: tight, right of center****** Ejectors or Extractors: ejectors, timed****** Case Color: 97% factory blue****** Screws: excellent****** Engraving: none****** Trigger Type: single selective trigger****** Trigger Guard Color: 98% factory******


Type: pistol grip/beavertail forend/ diamond checkering****** LOP: 14"****** LOP To End Of Wood: 13 1/16"****** DAH: 2 3/8"****** DAC: 1/1/2****** Cast: 3/16"heel/5/16"toe off****** Checkering Condition: excellent****** Butt Treatment: winchester pad******

There are more photos upon request. We offer a 30 day mechanical warranty on this fine shotgun. Call us for full details. PLEASE SEE MY OTHER FINE VINTAGE FIREARMS. Just open one of my ads and click on the line that says “see all items from this seller” and a very nice list of fine sporting and collectible arms will appear. I have many more fine sxs shotguns not yet listed. Thanks for looking!

We employ a full time gunsmith on premises and can perform alterations to suit your needs within a few weeks of purchase.

Condition: Used, Minor Wear
Brand: Wnchester
Caliber: 12 Gauge
Location: MI

Trades Accepted: Yes.

LET ME SELL YOUR GUNS!!! As you can see, I do a thorough job, am nationally known, and have hundreds of existing customers looking for your gun! Federally licensed dealer of Classic American Doubles, i.e. Fox, Parker, Ithaca, L.C. Smith, Lefever. Guns must be shipped to licensed dealer. Layaways accepted. No returns on layaways. I BUY SHOTGUNS, COLLECTIONS OR ONE AT A TIME.

Shipping Notes: Payment Methods: Money Order, Certified Check, Personal Check, Wire Transfer****** Inspection Period / Return Policy: Three Days from the date the item was received.****** Sales Tax: 6% Michigan Only****** Shipping & Insurance: Ground $55.00 We ship internationally!****** Item Condition: Used****** Requires FFL?: Yes******

Item #: 941076535
SKU: 25908
Seller Since: Jan. 2002
Seller Level: Trusted + Local Connect
This seller is an FFL
City: Grand Rapids
State: MI

Shipping: $55.00 (or FREE in-store pick up!)
Accepted Payment Methods: Visa MasterCard Discover American Express Check Money Order
Returns: 3 Days

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