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Winchester Model 1894 Lightweight Rifle

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Winchester Model 1894 Lightweight Rifle, c. 1915, serial number 766946, .30 caliber, walnut stock, round tapered barrel marked on the top "MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./NEW HAVEN CONN. U.S.A. PATENTED AUGUST 21. 1894," and "NICKEL STEEL BARREL/ESPECIALLY FOR SMOKELESS POWDER/.30 W.C.F.," barrel lg. 20, overall lg. 37 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of David F. Post.

Note: FFL, C&R.
Estimate $700-900

Stock has a few dings and nicks and one small sliver missing between the receiver tang and the right side of the butt, retains about 60% of the blue on the barrel. The receiver is a gray/plum color and the action functions properly. The bore is good with some very light pitting.


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.

Keywords

United States, Ammunition, Ballistics, Caliber, Carbines, Connecticut, H&R Firearms, Winchester Model, Winchester Repeating Arms Company, Winchester rifle