|John Wayne Commemorative
Winchester Model 94 ~ 32-40 Caliber
|~ 1981 JOHN WAYNE ~ Winchester 32-40 cal. ~
~ Serial Numbered JW 13954 ~ 49000 mfg. ~
Large Loop Lever, 18½" Round Barrel
Engraved (films / scenes) Pewter Plated Receiver.
Gun Has Never Been Fired and Comes with the Original Box & Literature
Also Included with this Gun is the Bianchi Leather Scabbard Plus
the Wall Rack w/ Leather Stagecoach Scene Insert
The John Wayne Standard Commemorative features an extended forearm,
straight grip and squared stock of American walnut with deep cut checkering.
The round barrel is engraved with "John Wayne Commemorative" in pewter letters.
The wrap-around butt plate, magazine plug, hammer, trigger and loading gate are blued, while
the wide looped lever, made famous by Wayne in the movie "Stagecoach" in 1939, magazine
band and barrel bands are pewter plated.
The pewter plated receiver is engraved with the scenes from his movies. The left side depicts
six horses pulling a stagecoach with Indians in chase. The saddle ring is blued. The right side
depicts John Wayne on horseback on a cattle drive. Both engravings feature fancy scroll work
and are framed by the names of his movies. The upper tang carries a facsimile of John Wayne's
signature. The silver medallion depicts a portrait of John Wayne against the rugged background
of Monument Valley with the legend "John Wayne" at the top left.
Although This Winchester John Wayne Commemorative, 32-40cal. is an awesome gun, it is not
without some defects ~ there is some corrosion and rust started on the barrel and elsewhere
and there is some “Bubbling” effects present in the pewter plated receiver images
~ Click on pictures to see larger view ~