This is a very desirable special order factory engraved Weatherby bolt action rifle in the most sought after .300 Weatherby Magnum caliber. It is in like new condition but with a few light handling scratches on the rarely seen satin finished stock. It has the appearance of the Crown Grade with its' four stylized wood diamond inlays and rosewood forend cap and pistol grip cap. There is also special order hand checkering on the dark walnut stock as well as gold plated QD posts and swivels. The original dark bluing is near new appearance on the tapered 24" barrel as well as the factory engraved receiver. The rifle is marked Made in W. Germany and the 341xx serial number puts this as manufactured (most likely by JP Sauer) in 1961. There is a Gold Ram inlaid on the floor plate also a gold plated adjustable trigger. Mounted on engraved period Buehler Mounts and Rings (Orinda, Cal.) is a truly classic Weatherby 2x to 7x Variable Scope. This super condition and fine looking classic Weatherby rifle would certainly enhance any collection and no doubt be a true centerpiece in your gun room or the envy on the hunt. These desirable early rifles also are rare to find as a Custom Deluxe, Special Order form and they command substantial retail prices. One fortunate buyer will be taking some advantage of a relatively low price from this collectors' willingness to put it on the current market.