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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967
Descriptions
muzzle and breech end of barrel decorated with scroll type engraving and inlaid with silver band front sight 59 stock 186 barrel 187 octagon barrel 27 single set trigger dovetail in barrel for rear sight checked on forend and at grip walnut 486 pistol grip 19 one of one thousand ebony inlay at end of pistol grip finish lever and buttplate casehardened blade with small ivory inset
Names
firearm 4093
Use
rifle 1140
Date:
1880
Dimensions:
L: 48.75 in, Barrel length: 27.25 in, H: 8 in
Inscription:
lower tang/10018/bottom of receiver/45-60/upper tang/LYMAN/MIDDLEFIELD/CONN. U.S.A./top of barrel/WINCHESTER'S-REPEATING ARMS. NEW HAVEN. CT./KING'S-IMPROVEMENT-PATENTED-MARCH 29. 1866. OCTOBER 16. 1860./CAL. 45-60/ONE OF ONE THOUSAND
Remarks:
Ref Winchester catalog: This rifle was obtained from James E. Serven of the Serven Gunroom, 319 E. Harwood Place, Santa Ana, California and was shipped to the plant by Mr. Serven's eastern agent Richard Short of Woodstock, New York. Mr. Serven obtained it from W. Stokes Kirk--Military Goods, 1733 No. 12th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in May of 1954. Kirk had owned it for many years. | (a) rifle ; (b-f) restionalized cleaning rod.
Model:
Model 1876
Caliber/Gauge:
.45-60
Serial Number:
10018
Accession Number:
1988.8.192

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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