Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 1039: Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Rifle

Auction Date: December 4, 2021

Desirable Early Production Antique Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Rifle

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,600 - $2,500

Desirable Early Production Antique Winchester Model 1892 Lever Action Rifle

Manufacturer: Winchester
Model: 1892
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 38 WCF
Barrel: 24 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 448
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 38
Class: Antique
Description:

Manufactured in 1892. The barrel is fitted with a dovetail blade front sight and an elevation adjustable rear sight and is stamped with the two-line address ahead of the rear sight and "38 WCF" at the breech. The upper tang has the three-line model/patent date marking. Mounted with smooth walnut forearm and straight grip stock fitted with a crescent buttplate.

Rating Definition:

Fine, retaining 50% original blue finish with the balance thinning to a brown and numerous scattered patches of minor spotting/pitting. 60% original case colors remain on the hammer and lever. Traces of original niter blue remain on the loading gate. The wood is very good with a shallow cut on the left side of the buttstock and a number of minor dings and scratches. Mechanically excellent.



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