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*RARE SAVAGE MODEL 1895 SPECIAL ORDER CASE COLORED RIFLE. SN 7086. Cal. 303 Savage. Gun features a 26″ rapid tapered full oct bbl, having correct Lyman front sight, 2-leaf flip up rear sight, correct Lyman folding tang sight. Gun is probably the best known specimen that has surfaced at this time. Complete with orig shot gun style buttplate. This is one of the early 95 manufactured by Marlin Manufacturing company featuring round oval on top of bolt, featuring early style cartridge counter. Also shows Marlin stamping under bbl, “M”, indicating gun was made by Marlin. Excellent with pair of sling swivels being added. Very scarce little gun with less than 6000 manufactured. PROVENANCE: Wes Adams Estate Collection. CONDITION: Very good overall, featuring 90% plus bright vivid case colors on receiver, as well as showing considerable amount orig lacquer. Bbl retains approx 98% bright vivid blue. Orig stocks nearly all orig varnish intact. . 4-44772 LM16 (4,000-6,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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