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1047
$18,975.00

SCARCE WINCHESTER MODEL 1892 SADDLE RING CARBINE. SN 135094. Cal. 44 WCF. Fine antique ’92 carbine with 20″ rnd bbl, full magazine, square base front sight with German silver blade & 900 yd. carbine ladder rear sight. Left side of receiver has a staple & ring. Ring is covered in cloth. Mounted with uncheckered, straight grain American walnut with straight stock & carbine buttplate. This carbine was made in 1896 at a time when the cowboy was king and the west was still a little wild. Most business was conducted from the back of a horse or wagon, which exposed these firearms to harsh conditions, usually with little maintenance. Finding a carbine in this condition from that era is an extreme rarity. PROVENANCE: Woody Frey Collection. CONDITION: Extremely fine plus. Appears to be pristine, new and unfired with a crisp, bright blue, brilliant case colors and bright orig finish. 4-48455 JR217 (12,500-17,500)


Auction: Firearms - Fall 2013
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