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2ND MODEL 1873 WINCHESTER RIFLE IN 44 WCF
Standard 24 inch octagon barrel with full length mag tube. 44-40 caliber with a crescent rifle style buttplate. German silver blade front with a blank in the rear slot. An early thick base tang sight. Nice shiny bore with a fairly crisp action should make this a fine shooter. Barrel has nice sharp corners and markings. Metal surfaces are mostly a plum/brown with traces of blue showing through in areas. Wood is good fitting and has just a few minor handling mars. Complete with cleaning rods in the butt.
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: $ 4,975. **Sale Pending**
Rifle Caliber: .44-40 Winchester