This is a Howa 1500 (Weatherby Vanguard) in the potent 270 WSM Winchester Short Mag.(270 Wby Mag performance in a short action). Blue steel action w/ Laminated stock (Boyds Brown Laminate w/ ShadowLine Cheekpeice). Beautiful gun, NEW Unfired condition, Never shot since left the factory. A great rifle at a BARGAIN Price !!!