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Winchester Model 1873 Musket

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Winchester Model 1873 Musket, c. 1894, serial number 481802B, .44 caliber, walnut stock with a steel butt plate, steel frame, round barrel marked lightly on the top "WINCHESTER'S-REPEATING ARMS . NEW HAVEN. CT./KING'S-IMPROVEMENT-PATENTED-MARCH 29, 1866, OCTOBER 16, 1860," barrel lg. 30, overall lg. 48 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of David F. Post.
Estimate $800-1,200

Some dings and nicks in the stock, some pits on the barrel, overall good condition and the action functions properly. The bore is good with some light wear.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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WINCHESTER, Carbines, Henry rifle, Lever-action rifles, Military history, Military technology, Musket, Muzzleloaders, Police weapons, Security, Winchester rifle