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*SPECIAL ORDER WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 SADDLE RING CARBINE. SN 314870. Cal. 32 WS. Standard grade carbine with 20″ bbl, full magazine, Lyman ivory bead front sight and Winchester 3-leaf platinum line express rear sight. Left side of receiver has a stud & ring. Mounted with nicely figured, slab sawed, uncheckered American walnut with straight stock and Winchester hard rubber buttplate. Accompanied by a Cody Firearms Museum letter which identifies this carbine as found, received in warehouse Sept. 11, 1906 and shipped next day to Order #68938. PROVENANCE: Wes Adams Estate Collection. CONDITION: Very fine. Bbl & magazine tube retain about 99% crisp orig blue and receiver about 83-85% crisp bright blue with the loss areas mostly on left side from flaking, not wear; lever & hammer retain strong case colors, brilliant in sheltered areas. Wood is sound with minor handling & storage mars in the surface and retains virtually all of its orig factory finish. Mechanics are crisp, brilliant shiny bore. 4-44411 JR20 (2,000-3,500)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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