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*WINCHESTER MODEL 1892 LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 178657. Cal. 38 WCF (38-40). Standard grade rifle with 24-1/4″ oct bbl, full magazine, half nickel front sight with screw and semi-buckhorn rear sight. Mounted with uncheckered straight grain American walnut with straight stock & crescent buttplate. ’92 rifles are rarely found with high orig condition. They were generally regarded as working man’s tools and usually saw hard service with limited or no maintenance. PROVENANCE: Wes Adams Estate Collection. CONDITION: Extremely fine. Appears to be unfired with bbl & magazine tube retaining about 99% crisp orig blue; forend cap retains about 98% crisp orig blue; receiver retains 94-95% bright factory blue with right side having fine flaking; lever & hammer retain brilliant case colors; buttplate retains bright case colors on tang, lightly to moderately faded on face. Wood is sound with a couple of minor scratches and some small bruises on forearm and overall retains about all of its crisp orig finish. Mechanics are crisp, brilliant shiny bore, probably unfired. 4-44610 JR84 (6,000-10,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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