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1257
$6,325.00

VERY RARE EXTRA LONG SPECIAL ORDER WINCHESTER 1873 LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 148946. Cal 38 WCF. Scarce extra length 30″ oct bbl supplied with sporting sights. This unusual rifle is features full magazine, military-style sling swivels inletted in buttstock and fitted to magazine cap. Finish is blue with case color hammer and lever. Rifle style forearm and stock are of nicely grained American black walnut having crescent steel butt with sliding trap door. CONDITION: Bbl and magazine tube retain over 80% orig blue with wear spots on magazine and brightness on bbl edges. Receiver has about 70% blue being bright on the sides, turning lighter or mixing with patina around the edges. Dust cover rail has an area of small knicks. Hammer and lever have traces of blue blending with patina and spots of corrosion. Refinished stock and forearm are sound and show normal handling marks. Bore is good and bright. Action has smooth mechanics. 4-41523 DS41 (6,500-8,500)


Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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