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The Winchester Ranger Model 120 was a cheaper version of the Model 1300. And once the public saw them and relized they were the same as the 1300 model for way less money the shotguns went very quickly. However thanks to Ducks Unlimited a large number were introduced into the civilian market when they were given as prises at dinners.The stock appears to be Walnut I think, the shotgun can fire 2 3/4" and 3" shells.The Serial number stamped on the left side of the gun is: L1580745.It is currently owned by Brad & Brent De Saye, sons of the founder.We have a large warehouse in Prescott, Arizona from which we do all our shipping. Winchester never got the contracts they wanted and stopped production of the shotgun after only a couple of years (1986 thru the beginning of 1989} because they wanted to make more money on there 1300's. This shows that collectors are starting to take a serious look at this model.
After moving to Prescott, Arizona in 1977, J&G expanded greatly, becoming established as a nationwide mail-order and internet supplier of guns and ammunition supplying sportsmen, law enforcement and firearms enthusiasts with the products they need at the best value.
The shotgun was apparently purchased by the original owner and never used before then being sold to a local gunshop where it sat in the back of the store for many years until my step father came along looking for a decent pump action for me as a B-day gift.