Winchester ~ 1873 Rifle ~ .38-40 WCF ~ Antique Made in 1882
Guns International #: 101485334 Seller's Inventory #: 2905909
Category: Winchester Rifles - Model 1873 - Winchester Rifles - Antique Lever
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Seller: Cabelas Owatonna
Company: Bass Pro - Cabelas
Member Since: 3/19/07
Country: United States
Phone: (507) 444-5131
Seller: FFL Dealer
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
Payment Types Accepted:
This is an outstanding Winchester Model 1873 manufactured in 1882 as a third model with integral dust cover rail and dust cover with serrated rear edge. Dovetail blade and elevation adjustable sights on a barrel stamped with the two-line address/patent dates marking and "38-CAL." The cartridge elevator is marked "38 CAL," and free from dings and dents. The upper tang has the model marking. The smooth straight grip stock is fitted with a trapdoor buttplate. This rifle is an Antique and can in most cases be sent to your home. Please check your local and state regulations. .38-40 WCF
Chambers: Lever action repeater.
Metal Condition: "Retaining 80% +/- original blue finish with thin brown patina on the balance. There is a small patch of cleaned pitting on the barrel. 60% +/- original blue finish remains on the loading gate. Case colors remain on the hammer, lever and buttplate.&q
Wood Condition: The wood is fine with numerous minor handling/storage marks and flaking/crazing of the varnish.
Bore Condition: Bright and shiny with the rifling getting little thin.
Barrels: 24 inch round blue with factory sights.
12 5/8 inch LOP.
Fore End: Nice straight grain walnut with very strong finish and a steel cap.
Butt Pad: Crescent steel with strong case color and a trapdoor.
Weight: 8 lbs. 0 oz.
Sights: Adjustable buckhorn rear with an elevator and a front German silver blade.
Item Location: Owatonna, MN