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SCARCE WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 SADDLE RING CARBINE. SN 77418. Cal. 40-65. Standard grade carbine with 22″ bbl, full magazine, square base front sight and carbine ladder rear sight that may be an old reproduction. Receiver & buttplate are color case hardened and receiver has a stud & ring in the left side. Accompanied by a Cody Firearms Museum letter identifying this carbine, as found, shipping date not given, received in warehouse April 19, 1893. PROVENANCE: Wes Adams Estate Collection. CONDITION: Very good to fine. Bbl & magazine tube retain about 90% strong orig blue turning a little plum; receiver retains about 60% faded case colors, mostly on sides with top & bottom turned silver; lever & hammer retain faded case colors and the buttplate about 50% faded case colors with scattered rust. Wood is sound with light nicks & dings and has been cleaned with an added coat of light finish. Mechanics are fine, strong bright bore with some orange peel roughness. 4-44512 JR59 (5,000-8,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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