Image Lot Price Description


WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 405613. Cal. 44 WCF (44-40). Standard grade rifle with 24-1/4″ oct bbl, full magazine, half nickel front sight and semi-buckhorn rear sight. Mounted with about 2X uncheckered American walnut with straight stock and crescent buttplate with trap containing a 4-pc brass & steel cleaning rod. CONDITION: Fine to very fine. Bbl & magazine tube retain about 95% strong orig blue turning a little plum on magazine tube; forend cap retains about 85% orig blue; receiver retains 92-93% orig blue mixed with some light flaking & a few minor nicks & scratches; left side of receiver has a series of small nicks and has a thin spot on left sideplate; hammer retains brilliant case colors on rear edge, fading on sides; lever retains strong case colors on sides, faded to silver on outer faces; buttplate retains strong case colors, a little thin on heel & toe edges. Wood is sound and retains about all of a refinish. Mechanics are crisp, bright shiny bore. 4-41521 JR246 (6,000-8,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
Please Note: All prices include the hammer price plus the buyer’s premium, which is paid by the buyer as part of the purchase price. The prices noted here after the auction are considered unofficial and do not become official until after the 46th day.