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1305
$2,875.00

*FINE AND RARE WINCHESTER 1895 SHORT SPORTING RIFLE. SN 54319. Cal 30 U.S. Rare factory short rifle w/ 24″ rnd bbl supplied with sporting rear sight and pinned nickel silver blade front sight. This clean orig rifle has blued finish. Stocks are of American black walnut with forearm having Schnabel tip with black insert. Straight grip stock is fitted with hard rubber shotgun buttplate. Rifle is accompanied by Cody Firearms Museum letter confirming configuration as described and further stating “Received in warehouse on August 14, 1906. Shipped from warehouse on August 15, 1906, order number 64488-B.” CONDITION: Bbl has 95% blue with a few light marks. Action retains 70-80% blue with light scratches and areas of flaking. Sound stock and forearm show some light normal handling marks retaining most orig finish. Action has smooth mechanics. Bore has very light pitting. 4-46830 DS31 (3,000-5,000)


Auction: Firearms - Fall 2012
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