This Pre-War Deluxe rifle in 348 WCF caliber with 24 inch round barrel was made in 1937. Receiver, barrel and mag tube 95% original blue. Checkering is very sharp. Most likely professionally rechecked. Wood is very good. Action is crisp. Bore is excellent. This rifle also has the desirable long tang. A very nice 3rd year production Winchester Model 71 Deluxe.