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1881 MARLIN LEVER ACTION RIFLE
Special order 30 inch extra heavy octagon barrel. Stamped on top of the barrel is "J P Lower Denver Colorado". Caliber 45-70. Bright bore with sharp rifling. Stocks are in very good condition with just a few handling mars. Rifle style buttplate. Correct sights. Receiver has about 75% blue starting to turn a plum/brown. Barrel and mag have about 50% thinning blue. A scarce gun.
Leroy Merz Antique Firearms specializes in antique and vintage Winchesters and other fine American firearms. Since 1965 Mr. Merz has taken part in the world of firearms and has been a contributor to many well known reference books. We have hundreds of additional guns in every price range at our home online. Search for Merz Antiques in google.
Price: $ 4,100. Sale Pending
Rifle Caliber: .45-70 Government