January 23, 2020 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


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Winchester Model 1873 Musket

.44-40 caliber, 30" barrel, S/N 368848B (ca. 1891).  Blade front sight with military-style 200-800-yard folding leaf sight. Full-length military stock secured by three barrel bands. Barrel marked with two-line Winchester address and patent dates. Third-model dust cover with caliber on bottom of brass elevator. Upper tang shows model markings with serial number on lower tang. No other markings visible.

Condition:

Good.  Overall dark gunmetal coloration to metal parts with some scattered needlepoint pitting. Stock has some minor dents and blemishes consistent with age but no serious cracks, splits or other major damage. Action is sluggish but functional. Bore is good; some minor grime and light pitting with visible edges to rifling.

Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,599
01/23/2020

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