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Lot 8: Fine Marlin Model 1881 Lever Action Rifle in Desirable .45-70

Auction Location: Rock Island, IL

Auction Date: September 6, 2019

Lot 8: Fine Marlin Model 1881 Lever Action Rifle in Desirable .45-70

Auction Location: Rock Island, IL

Auction Date: September 6, 2019

Estimated Price: $2,750 - $4,250
Price Realized:

Fine Marlin Model 1881 Lever Action Rifle in Desirable .45-70

Manufacturer: Marlin Firearms Co
Model: 1881
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 45-70
Barrel: 28 inch octagon
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 3495
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 9
Class: Antique
Description:

Manufactured in 1887. The barrel has the third style legend which ends with "REISSUE NOV. 9. 1880", dovetail blade front, and elevation adjustable rear sights. Mounted on a finely figured smooth forearm and straight grip stock.

Rating Definition:

Fine overall, retains 60% original blue finish and faint traces of original case colors in sheltered areas with the balance a smooth grey patina. The revarnished wood has minor dings and scratches throughout. Mechanically excellent.



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