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1255
$6,325.00

WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 RIMFIRE LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 200200B. Cal 22 Short. 24″ oct bbl with full magazine. This attractive rifle has an added full nickel non contemporary finish. Winchester sporting front sight is paired with a non orig elevator adjusted sporting rear sight. Stock and forearm are of quarter sawed black walnut and with crescent steel butt. Accompanied by a letter from the Cody Firearms Museum stating configuration as rifle, 22, oct and plain trigger. Received in warehouse on April 6, 1886. Shipped from warehouse on April 8, 1886, order number 5508. Letter further states that no other information is available for this SN. CONDITION: Rifle retains over 90% nickel with scattered spots of finish loss on receiver, bbl, dust cover and lever. Left side plate has larger area of finish loss. Buttplate shows wear in the nickel finish at toe, heel and around screws. Sound wood with good refinish showing a few handling marks. Mechanics are smooth. Bore is dark with general light pitting. 4-46161 (5,000-6,000)


Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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