Browning BLR Gold Medallion .300 Win. Mag 24” Lever Action Rifle 2021

SOLD FOR: $1,326

WOA#: WY240312JC004

Make: Browning

Model: BLR Gold Medallion PG, S, 300.

Serial Number: JP03160YZ341

Year of Manufacture: 2021, YZ Date code.

Caliber: .300 Win Mag.

Action Type: Lever Action rifle fed by detachable magazines.

Markings: The right side of the barrel is marked “BLR LT WT CALIBER .300 WIN MAG ONLY”. The left side of the barrel is marked “BROWNING ARMS COMPANY, MORGAN, UTAH MADE IN JAPAN / MIROKU    NP”. The left side of the receiver is marked “GOLD MEDALLION”. The right side of the receiver is marked “JP03160YZ341”. The buttpad is marked “Decelerator”.

Barrel Length: 24”

Magazine Quantity & Condition: This rifle includes one 3 Round magazine in like new condition.

Sights/Optics: The front sight is a brass beaded blade dovetailed to a ramp screw set to the barrel.The rear sight is a fully adjustable fine notch sight, screw set to the barrel. The top of the serrated receiver has been drilled, tapped, and plugged for the mounting of a scope rail.

Stock Configuration and Condition: The furniture is a high gloss grade III/IV black walnut two-piece checkered. The stock is a full pistol grip, with fluted straight comb, brass spacer and rosewood cap, with a large right hand palm swell. The forend is a Schnabel style, with brass spaces and rosewood nose. The furniture has two sling studs. The forend shows almost no signs of wear and the stock has only a small white mark on the pistol grip cap. There are no chips or cracks. The buttpad is a black rubber Decelerator pad. Overall, the furniture is in Excellent to Like New condition.

Type of Finish: Polished Black

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright, and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore. This rifle appears unfired. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. This rifle is free of any notable wear or damage, there are only light wear marks on the hammer. The screws are sharp with strong slots, and all markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in Excellent to Like New condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The action is extremely smooth, the hammer has a positive lockup and the trigger is crisp. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork and Accessories: This rifle includes one magazine, cable lock and keys, owner’s manual and paperwork, and the original factory box.

Our Assessment: The Browning BLR Gold Medallion in .300 Winchester Magnum is a premium lever-action rifle that combines classic styling with modern functionality. The Browning Lever Rifle (BLR) series is known for its unique combination of lever-action reliability and the ability to chamber high-powered rifle cartridges, and the Gold Medallion variant elevates this platform with luxurious features and enhanced aesthetics. The Browning BLR Gold Medallion stands out due to its elegant design and meticulous craftsmanship. The rifle features a high grade walnut stock with a high gloss finish and intricate checkering, providing both a visually appealing and a practical grip. The stock is further enhanced with rosewood pistol grip and fore-end caps, adding to its aesthetic appeal. The receiver is engraved making the Gold Medallion a true work of art. The rifle’s metal parts are finished in a polished black steel, offering durability and a classic look. The attention to detail in the fit and finish of the BLR Gold Medallion reflects Browning’s commitment to quality and craftsmanship. The BLR series is known for its robust lever-action design that is capable of handling powerful cartridges. The Gold Medallion in .300 Winchester Magnum benefits from this design, offering smooth and reliable operation. The .300 Winchester Magnum is a highly versatile and powerful cartridge, known for its flat trajectory and excellent long-range performance. It is a popular choice for big game hunting due to its ability to deliver significant energy to targets at extended distances. The combination of the BLR’s strong action and the .300 Win Mag’s ballistics makes this rifle well-suited for hunting large game such as elk, moose, and bear. The BLR Gold Medallion features a precision-machined barrel that contributes to its accuracy. The barrel is 24 inches long, which helps to maximize the velocity and accuracy potential of the .300 Win Mag cartridge. The rifle is also equipped with a detachable box magazine, which allows for quick and easy reloading. This feature is particularly advantageous when hunting, as it enables fast follow-up shots if needed. The BLR Gold Medallion is equipped with adjustable iron sights, providing a reliable aiming solution straight out of the box. However, the rifle also features a drilled and tapped receiver, allowing for the easy mounting of a scope. This versatility ensures that shooters can tailor their sighting system to their specific needs, whether they prefer traditional iron sights or the enhanced accuracy and range of a modern optic. In summary, the Browning BLR Gold Medallion in .300 Winchester Magnum is a premium lever-action rifle that combines classic elegance with modern performance. The luxurious design, with its high-quality wood, detailed engravings, and polished finishes, makes the BLR Gold Medallion not only a high-performing firearm but also a piece of functional artwork. Please see our photos and best of luck with your bidding!!!-R.L.

Browning BLR Gold Medallion .300 Win. Mag 24” Lever Action Rifle 2021
Browning BLR Gold Medallion .300 Win. Mag 24” Lever Action Rifle 2021