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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967
Descriptions
repeating 61 sample model 2 in the white 23 slide action 13 finish 98
Names
firearm 4093 shotgun, repeating 3
Date:
ca. 1893
Dimensions:
L: 47.875 in, Barrel length: 28.875 in, H: 8.25 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
THE MODEL 1893 SLIDE ACTION REPEATING SHOTGUN WAS BASED ON BROWNING PATENT DESIGNS PURCHASED BY WINCHESTER IN 1890. IT WAS THE FIRST SHOTGUN WITH A SLIDING FOREARM MANUFACTURED BY WINCHESTER, AND FEATURED A VISIBLE HAMMER AND RIGHT SIDE EJECTION. THE MODEL 1893 DID NOT FUNCTION SATISFACTORILY WITH SMOKELESS POWDER SHOTSHELLS AND WAS REDESIGNED AS THE MODEL 1897. MANUFACTURED IN 12 GAUGE ONLY. MAGAZINE CAPACITY: FIVE SHOTSHELLS.
Model:
Model 1893
Caliber/Gauge:
12 gauge
Serial Number:
none
Accession Number:
1988.8.254

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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