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VERY RARE WHITNEY KENNEDY LEVER ACTION RIFLE
Marked on the side "PROPERTY OF THE ONLY AND ORIGINAL MILLER & NEWTON'S SHOWS". This was a traveling Wild West Show similar to Cody's operation. This is the only one I have seen with these markings. Smooth bore 44-40. Gun is in fine condition with about 80-90% barrel, receiver and mag tube blue. 26 inch full length octagon barrel and full length mag tube. Wood is in very nice condition with most original varnish and a few light handling mars. Trapdoor in the butt for a cleaning rod. Mechanically excellent. Original sights.
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Price: $ 12,500.