Colt Colteer Model 1-22 Single Shot BA Rifle

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military Start Price:400.00 USD Estimated At:400.00 - 600.00 USD
Colt Colteer Model 1-22 Single Shot BA Rifle
Auction Location:

16600 Aston Street
Irvine, CA
Colt Colteer Model 1-22 Single Shot Bolt Action Rifle, NSNV, .22 mag. cal., 22'' barrel, blue finish, pistol-grip smooth walnut stock, Colt marked black plastic buttplate, with Colt Master Jr. 4X scope. Scarce and seldom seen by collectors. The 1-22 was mfg'd for Colt by the Jefferson Mfg. Co. and later by Colt. Built from 1957-1966. Sometime after the beginning of the 1960s, the Colteer's barrel length was reduced from 24'' to 22''. This variation, with a high comb cheekpiece and in .22 RF mag., is considered quite scarce. Condition is excellent retaining approx. 96%+ lightly toning blue. Rifle shows no evidence of having a front sight. Stock with just light scuffs from handling. Action is crisp, bore is bright, with blackened brass-bodied scope showing light thinning at edges. Scope adjustment cap is missing. Est.: $400-$600.