Item #9195

Published Factory Cutaway Remington Rifle Model 581-1

  • Price: $850.00
  • Maker: Remington
  • Model: 581
  • Caliber: .22LR

  • Description: This clip fed bolt action .22 rifle is a factory cutaway with serial no. 1065285. This actual rifle as pictured on Page 304 in "The Guns of Remington" as having been displayed at the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming. Included with the gun is a Remington letter from K.N. Waite Jr., Remington regional manager, stating that only 12 cut away rifles were produced for sales demonstrations and they are seldom seen in collections. His letter also lists 7 other models that were cutaway for the same purpose. This example shows some bruising on the stock on the right side. Manufactured in 1965. This is a very scarce original factory cutaway with perfect provenance. FFL