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Accession Number:
1988.8.7
Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT, engraver and gold inlay: John Kusmit
Descriptions
walnut, carving, checkered, engraving, inlay, steel, sporting
Names
firearm
Subjects
bear, deer
Use
carbine
Date:
1960
Dimensions:
overall length: 38 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
Made for presentation to President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960.
Inscription:
(bottom of receiver, front:) 2500000 BBL: WINCHESTER-TRADEMARK- MADE IN U.S.A. MODEL 94. 30-30 WIN. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL. TANG: WINCHESTER (IN GOLD)
Remarks:
This Model 1894 lever action carbine was especially finished to commemorate serial number 2,500,000 in the Model 1894 production line. Engraved and gold inlaid by master John Kusmit, its embellishment is based on the style no. 2 of the "Highly Finished Arms" catalog of 1897. No written record.
Model:
Winchester Model 1894
Caliber/Gauge:
.30-30
Serial Number:
2500000

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