W3033A SCARCE HALF NICKEL WINCHESTER MODEL 90 GALLERY GUN; 24 inch octagon barrel chambered in 22 SHORT caliber. Gallery gun features include tubular magazine w/ triangular shaped port for gallery loading tubes. The front magazine band has loop for the gallery tether. Also features a seldom seen nickel finished frame and crescent steel buttplate. Receiver retains over half of the original nickel with most all of the original nickel remaining on the buttplate. Barrel has turned a mottled brown/gray patina with traces of blue. Near excellent bore and original sights. Wood shows some light dings but still very nice. These became the universal firearm used in shooting galleries. A scarce gun!
MODERN $ 1,375.