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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967 engraver and gold inlay: John Kusmit
Descriptions
walnut 486 carving 5 checkered 57 engraving 39 inlay 20 steel 2355 sporting 150
Names
firearm 4093
Subjects
bear 77 deer 73
Use
carbine 145
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
Accession Number:
1988.8.7

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.

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