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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967
Descriptions
steel 2355 wood 4438
Names
firearm 4093
Subjects
experimental 4 prototype 4 commemorative 12
Use
carbine 145
Date:
1980
Dimensions:
L: 38.25 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
The receiver of this commemorative Model 94 is etched on both sides with western scenes. The stock is inlaid with a circular relief plaque of Bat Masterson, titled "Bat Masterson 1877 Dodge City 1879". This variation was sold only in Canada.
Inscription:
[on left side of barrel:] WINCHESTER - (registered trademark symbol) - MODEL 94 30-30 WIN.; MADE IN NEW HAVEN, CONN. U.S.A. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL; [on top of barrel:] (letter P over letter W) (encircled) (proof mark) [on right side of barrel;] SHERIFF BAT MASTERSON [on bottom of receiver:] EXP1519 [on receiver upper tang:] MODEL 1894; WINCHESTER [on medallion in right side of butt stock:] BAT MASTERSON; 1877 DODGE CITY 1879 (under picture of Bat Masterson and Dod City in sheriff's star) [on right side of receiver:] (picture of sheriff with both guns drawn and bowboy on horse) [on left side of receiver:] (picture of two cowboys shooting rifles over rocks)
Remarks:
Re-accessioned 4-28-93 JMH; Experimental Bat Masterson Commemorative; silver-plated receiver. There is no written record for this object.
Model:
Winchester Model 94 Sheriff Bat Masterson
Serial Number:
EXP1519
Accession Number:
1988.8.478

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