JM04 ENGRAVED MARLIN MODEL 1895 RIFLE; Caliber .45-90. 30 inch octagon barrel, full length magazine, VG+ bore. 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% blue remains on the barrel and mag-balance turned a plum blue patina, traces of case colors on frame, hammer and lever-balance has faded to a pleasing soft patina; original sights include a combination flip up front and a Lyman tang peep. Checkered deluxe pistol gripped stocks have had a sound repair to the wrist area and a coat of varnish added, rifle style buttplate.