MODEL 1892 WINCHESTER WITH TANG MOUNTED PEEPSIGHT

$1,650.00 SOLD

Quantity Available: None

Item Code: 1140-66

A nice looking 1892 Winchester showing about 90% barrel blue, strongest near muzzle and aft of the nose cap, with color shifting slightly to plum between and slight rubbing near the magazine band. Front sight and rear adjustable buckhorn sight in place. Tang mounted peepsight in place with lots of good, deep blue. Magazine blue is very good. Nosecap a bit shiny from handling. Receiver bottom, top and raised edges show gray, but flats have pleasing, thinning blue shifting more to brown on right. Good color on loading gate. One screw missing. Screws on left show thin color. Lever and hammer show thin mottled gray-blue from casehardening. Rubbing to edges of tang above peepsight with blue shifted to brown at center. Buttplate is shiny. Wood has tight fight, good color, with minor scratches on left, scratches and one small divot or pressure dent on right. Numbers and lettering are sharp. Barrel measures 23 1/2". Bore has good rifling and is in nice condition; mechanics function well.

These were a lighter frame version of the M1886 often with same chambering as the M1873. They were made 1892-1941. This one is serial number 205831 giving it a 1902 date and is .38 WCF.  [sr] [ph:L]

Firearm may only be shipped to a licensed dealer (FFL Holder) - If you are not a licensed dealer, you must make arrangements with a dealer in your state to receive the firearm and transfer it to you.

DISCLAIMER: All firearms are sold as collector's items only - we do not accept responsibility as to the shooting safety or reliability of any antique firearm. All firearms are described as accurately as possible, given the restraints of a catalog listing length. We want satisfied customers & often "under" describe the weapons. Any city or state regulations regarding owning antique firearms are the responsibility of the purchaser. All firearms are "mechanically perfect" unless noted, but again, are NOT warranted as safe to fire.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,

MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM.

CLICK HERE FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS.

THANK YOU!

Inquire About MODEL 1892 WINCHESTER WITH TANG MOUNTED PEEPSIGHT

For inquiries, please email us at [email protected]

featured item

CAPTURED CONFEDERATE SECOND NATIONAL FLAG, UNUSUAL VARIATION WITH MADAUS LETTER, FROM A SOLDIER IN THE 59th NEW YORK

This 2nd National Confederate Flag was purchased in the 1980s by a well-respected Florida dealer/collector directly from descendants of the Union soldier who had kept it as a trophy. It comes with a 1988 letter on Milwaukee Public Museum letterhead… (1179-019). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

18
Jun

June 29-30: 51st Annual Gettysburg Civil War Relic Show Learn More »

Instagram