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FINE SPECIAL ORDER DELUXE WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 110499. Cal. 45-70. Beautiful deluxe ’86 with 26″ oct to rd bbl, button magazine, Lyman gold bead front sight and semi-buckhorn rear sight. Mounted with very highly figured, 2-3X flame grain American walnut with H-style checkered forearm and capped pistol grip stock with smooth steel buttplate. Left side of the lower tang is marked “XX” and with the assembly number “98”. Matching assembly number is also found in the top tang channel of the buttstock. Inside toe of buttplate is marked with the assembly number “975”. The metal on this rifle has been completely restored by Turnbull Restorations. Wood however remains untouched with orig finish. CONDITION: Very fine. Bbl & buttplate retain strong, bright orig Winchester-type blue. Receiver, lever, hammer & forend cap retain about all of their custom, brilliant, Winchester-style case colors. Wood is sound with a few minor nicks & scratches in the finish, showing light diamond-point wear and retains virtually all of its brilliant, orig, piano varnish finish. Mechanics are crisp. Brilliant, shiny bore. 4-48917 JR153 (10,000-15,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2013
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