Manufactured 1927, this is a rare Trapper's Carbine with a 14 inch barrel. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms lists this carbine as being removed from the purview of the National Firearms Act and classified as a curio and relic and a copy of the ATF exemption letter is included. Standard markings including Winchester factory oval proofs on the barrel and receiver at the breech. Fitted with a pinned blade front sight, folding ladder rear sight and a saddle ring on the left side of the receiver. Mounted with a carbine stock. Includes a Winchester canvas and leather trapper carbine sleeve. Provenance: The Brandhorst Collection
Very good, retaining traces of original blue finish in the protected areas with the balance a smooth dark brown patina. The wood is also very good with numerous scattered minor-moderate dings and scratches. Mechanically excellent.