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*SCARCE SPECIAL ORDER DELUXE ENGRAVED WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 TAKEDOWN LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 651333. Cal 30 WCF. Highly ornate rifle with 26″ oct bbl and full magazine of takedown configuration. Bbl is fitted with sporting sights. Engraving is style no. 6 believed to be executed by Conrad Ulrich. Right side of receiver has buck deer in circular vignette surrounded by arabesque scroll. Left side has matching scroll and vignette featuring a big horn ram. Scroll engraving continues on takedown extension, breech portion of bbl, top tang and floorplate. This fine rifle is stocked in fancy American black walnut featuring crescent steel butt and style H checkering. CONDITION: Bbl and magazine tube retain 70-80% blue with wear on bbl edges and having spots of pitting. Receiver has 20-30% blue on sides fading to patina on top and bottom surfaces with a few spots of very light pitting. Forearm has moderately worn checkering with oil darkened appearance having handling marks and a chip on right side along bbl channel. Stock has moderate checkering wear with a gouge on right side above lever loop. Finish has areas of wear in oil darkening with handling marks. Action has smooth mechanics. This desirable orig rifle has a good, bright bore. 4-46113 DS38 (13,500-18,500)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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