Lot 624: WEBLEY & SCOTT, BIRMINGHAM A GOOD AND SCARCE .177 UNDER-LEVER TARGET AIR-RIFLE, MODEL ''MARK 3 SUPERTARGET'', serial no. 11674,
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
WEBLEY & SCOTT, BIRMINGHAM
A GOOD AND SCARCE .177 UNDER-LEVER TARGET AIR-RIFLE, MODEL ''MARK 3 SUPERTARGET'', serial no. 11674,
circa 1963, pre-production model with blued tapering 18 1/2in. barrel, dove-tailed tunnel fore-sight with interchangeable elements mounted on a ramp, no provision for rear-sight, moulded tap-handle, plain air-chamber (not marked with model name), applied ''PARKER-HALE'' diopter sight, figured plain walnut pistol-grip half stock (cracked at hand) with screw lid fore-sight element holder to base of grip (elements included), scarce factory fitted sling-swivels, period leather sling and push button under-lever, the whole retaining the majority of its original factory finish (some small marks to wood)
Other Notes: Early versions of this rifle as represented here were not marked with the model name ''SUPERTARGET''