Walther Sportmodel, Nazi Era Trainer, Presentation.
Super desirable and all original Walther Sportmodel trainer rifle with matching bolt that was given as a presentation in 1935. SN:56045. Cal:.22LR. Standard configuration trainer rifle with 25-1/2″ medium weight round barrel, military style front sight and tangent rear sight from 25-200 meters. Single shot receiver is marked with maker’s legend over “THURINGEN” in addition to the serial number. Matching barrel is also marked with the caliber and “BUG” proof marks. Military style trigger and safety. Smooth military style walnut stock with provision for sling and disc for bolt disassembly. Inletted into the right side of the stock is a silver plaque that reads “Reichswettkampf der SA 1935/ dem besten Reservesturm der Gruppe ‘Kurpfalz’ Sturm 2/R168 als Anerkennung von der Standarte R168. Factory cleaning rod present. Smooth steel trigger guard, Walther-marked muzzle cap and unmarked buttplate. CONDITION: VG-Excellent original condition, approximately 95% original blue showing areas of expected wear, no suggestion of any touchup. Same consideration applies to walnut stock that has a scattering of dings most noticeable over the comb and under the forend, but retains most of its original finish. Bright bore. Perfect manual mechanics. Seldom does any collector of WWII have the opportunity to purchase a presentation rifle, this all matching example e going to a member of the SA. A HISTORIC INVESTMENT! #A887.
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