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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
American 350 Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967
Descriptions
walnut 486 trigger 354 plain 345 metal 3340 sporting 150
Names
firearm 4093
Use
rifle 1140
Date:
1911
Dimensions:
L: 42 in, Barrel length: 23.25 in, H: 7.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
The Model 1892 was a scaled down version of the Model 1886 and was designed for the popular mid-range calibers of the older Model 1873 (.32/20 W.C.F., .38/40 W.C.F., and .44/40 W.C.F.). Like the Model 1886, the Model 1892 used a double bolt-locking design and featured a fast and smooth lever action. It was tremendously popular in Australia and South America, as well as in the United States. Magazine capacity: rifle- 13 cartridges; carbine- 11 cartridges; musket- 17 cartridges.
Inscription:
bottom receiver/616642/grip cap/WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./upper tang/MODEL 1892./-WINCHESTER-/PAT. OCT. 14.1884/PL bbl/MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./NEW HAVEN. CONN. U.S.A. PATENTED OCTOBER 14. 1884./38 W.C.F./
Model:
Winchester Model 1892
Caliber/Gauge:
.38 (.38 WCF)
Serial Number:
616642
Accession Number:
1988.8.265

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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