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*RARE MARLIN MODEL ’94 TRAPPER SADDLE RING CARBINE. SN 445068. Cal. 25-20. Standard grade carbine with 16″ rnd bbl, full magazine, barleycorn front sight and carbine ladder rear sight. It has a staple & ring in left side of receiver. Mounted with uncheckered straight grain American walnut with straight stock & smooth steel semi-crescent buttplate. Forearm is 8-1/8″ long. It has two bbl bands. These “Baby” carbines are usually found with 15″ bbls only in calibers 38 & 44. Those in cals 25 & 32 with 16″ bbls are quite rare. PROVENANCE: Wes Adams Estate Collection. CONDITION: Very fine. Bbl & magazine tube retain about 99% crisp orig blue with bbl bands showing high point wear; receiver retains 92-93% orig blue with some light flaking and sharp edge wear; left side of receiver has a light halo from the saddle ring and the bolt has flaked to a plummy color; hammer retains most of its orig blue and the lever faded case colors in the most sheltered areas, mostly a mottle silver/brown patina; buttplate is a medium brown patina. Forend has a couple of bruises, otherwise wood is sound with a few nicks & scratches and retains most of its strong orig varnish. Mechanics are fine, bright shiny bore. 4-44660 JR322 (3,000-5,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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