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FINE FIRST YEAR WINCHESTER MODEL 1895 FLAT SIDE LEVER ACTION RIFLE. SN 462. Cal. 38-72. Standard grade rifle with 26″ tapered oct bbl, half nickel front sight with screw and semi-buckhorn rear sight. Receiver is 1st type with flat sides and a solid lever. Mounted with uncheckered straight grain American walnut with black insert schnable tip forearm and straight stock & crescent buttplate. These early ’95s were some of the first rifles chambered in true high power centerfire cartridges and saw very extensive service especially in Alaska and the Northwest territories are rarely found today with high orig finish. CONDITION: Very fine. Bbl retains about 95% orig blue with only light sharp edge wear; receiver retains 93-95% glossy orig blue with candy striping on both sides, some light, fine scratches and thinning around top rear edges; cartridge box retains about 90% orig blue; hammer retains bright case colors on rear edge, darker on sides & top edge; lever retains about 80% orig blue. Wood is sound with light handling & use nicks & scratches and retains most of its bright orig factory finish, dark at carry point on the forearm. Mechanics are crisp, very bright shiny bore. 4-41542 JR265 (4,000-6,000)

Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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