JM04 ENGRAVED MARLIN MODEL 1895 RIFLE; 30 inch octagon barrel chambered in the desirable 45-90 caliber with full length magazine and a VG bore. Original sights include a combination flip up front and a Lyman folding tang peep. Receiver is Engraved in a Grade 2 pattern with a running buck and dog in oval on left side along with scrolls and border motifs. Scroll engraving on right side with initials in circle. 60% original blue remains on the barrel and mag tube with the balance a plum/blue patina. Traces of case colors on frame, hammer and lever with the balance fading to a pleasing soft gray patina. Checkered deluxe pistol gripped stocks have had a sound repair to the wrist area and a coat of varnish added. Rifle style buttplate. A rare Marlin rifle.
ANTIQUE $ 13,750.