MR1262 WARDS WESTERN FIELD MODEL 47 C 22 CALIBER BOLT ACTION RIFLE; Wards model 47C tube fed bolt action rifle. Manufacturer was O.F. Mossberg & Sons of New Haven, CT. Exclusive national distributor was Montgomery Ward & Company of Chicago. Mossberg’s Model number was 45A; the Ward’s model was 47C. Other than their markings, they are the same exact rifle. These rifles were manufactured in 1937 and 1938 only. Fine bore. Walnut stock with a cheek piece and considerable amount of varnish. Buttplate may be a replacement. Flip up Beech style front sight and correct side mount receiver sight. Barrel and mag retain about 90% blue dulling some. An extra hole on top of the barrel for some type of barrel sight.
MODERN $ 295