A .44 (W.C.F.) 'Model 1892' underlever rifle by Winchester, no. 31953
Lot 92S1
A .44 (W.C.F.) 'Model 1892' underlever rifle by Winchester, no. 31953
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,049) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A .44 (W.C.F.) 'Model 1892' underlever rifle by Winchester, no. 31953
Reblued receiver, the hammer and underlever with some hardening-colour, figured stock with semi-crescent steel butt-plate, steel-capped forestock, the heavy circular barrel, stamped Manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, Conn., U.S.A., with full-length magazine, replacement open-sights and bead-foresight
Weight 6lb. 8oz., 13in. pull (12 5/8in. stock), 21¼in. barrel, contemporary London Black Powder proof

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  • The Cody Museum have kindly confirmed that this rifle was shipped from the factory in 1894
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