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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967
Descriptions
barrel 187 ebony inlaid schnoble forend tip sample 6 lever, block, and buttplate casehardened varnished 52 adjustable 11 single shot 30 blued 267 sporting 150 drop block 2 octagon barrel 27 two-piece walnut 20 open 55 stock 186 finish 98 takedown 26 buckhorn 2 rear sight 51 front sight 59 blade 128 crescent buttplate 4
Names
firearm 4093
Date:
ca. 1911
Dimensions:
L: 46.25 in, Barrel length: 29.875 in, H: 8 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
This demonstrator/salesroom sample has been cut away on the left side, from the chamber to the end of the tang.
Inscription:
lower tang/105793/upper tang/PAT. OCT. 7TH 79./-WINCHESTER-/top bbl/MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./NEW HAVEN CONN. U.S.A. PATENTED OCT. 7. 79. MAY 28. 07./38-55/
Remarks:
Cataloged by BCD 4/91. There is no separate written record for this firearm.
Model:
Model 1885
Caliber/Gauge:
.38-55
Serial Number:
105793
Accession Number:
1988.8.283

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