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SCARCE SPECIAL ORDER SEMI-SELUXE WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 137660. Cal. 25-35. Fine semi-deluxe rifle with 26″ oct to rnd bbl, button magazine, Lyman ivory bead front sight, slot blank in rear seat and a Lyman loop tang sight. Mounted with very highly figured straight grain American walnut with I-style checkered forearm and capped pistol grip stock with Winchester hard rubber buttplate. Left side of lower tang is marked with assembly number “13577CF”. Top tang channel of buttstock has the assembly number “12468” and “94”. Special order rifles in this caliber are quite rare. CONDITION: Very fine. Bbl retains 96-98% strong orig blue with only faint sharp edge wear; forend cap retains about 99% orig blue and receiver about 95% strong orig blue with light sharp edge wear and light thinning around bottom front; lever & hammer retain bright case colors, brilliant on sides of lever faded on outer faces. Wood is sound with a bruise and several scratches on right side of buttstock and overall retains about all of its brilliant orig varnish with some dulling and light wear at carry point on the forearm. Mechanics are crisp, bright shiny bore. 4-41539 JR269 (8,000-10,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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