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Winchester Model 1873 rifle. Manufactured in 1887, no FFL required.
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Lot #101  
Sold for: $1,000.00 to c****d
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Chambered in 32 WCF (.32-20), third model, round barrel and crescent butt. Front sight appears to be a very old Marbles ivory bead replacement. Original rear sight with elevator in nice shape. Original wood with honest wear and no cracks, slight slivering next to bottom tang. Good wood to metal fit, especially at the tangs and receiver. Little or no bluing remaining on the metal. Metal may have been lightly buffed a long time ago and has since been turning patina. Magazine, action and firing functions work well. Still has fully functioning dust cover. Great trigger pull. 24-1/4" barrel. All rifling visible in the bore; no rust, but some radial pitting, scratches and lead fouling. Bore would benfit from a good cleaning. Antique, letterable western gun that's 125 years old! Cody Firearms Museum records check shows the gun will letter as follows: On your model 1873, serial number 24997: Serial number application date not available; Date In: 9-13-1887; Type: Rifle; Caliber: 32; Barrel Shape: round; Trigger: Plain; Date Shipped: 9-24-1887; Order Number: 24073.

This item is part of Rifles, shotguns, and handguns
 Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012 | 7:42 PM  Central
 


Winchester Model 1873 rifle. Manufactured in 1887, no FFL required.
Lot number: 101
Seller: Bennett Auction Service
Event: Rifles, shotguns, and handguns
Ends: Wednesday, April 25 | 7:42 PM  Central

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