W3447 WINCHESTER 1873 THIRD MODEL PISTOL GRIP DELUXE RIFLE IN 32 WCF; Special order extra length 26 inch octagon barrel chambered in 32 WCF caliber with about a good bore that is near bright with scattered light pitting and decent rifling. Barrel finish is starting to tone to brown with areas showing light cleaning leaving it thin in places with some freckles and light pitting. Sights include a German silver blade front with a sporting rear with a Marbles tang mounted peep. Color case hardened receiver is now a mottled dark brown with smooth surfaces. Checkered deluxe “XX” walnut forearm and pistol grip stock are solid and full fitting with most original finish showing only light handling marks. A nice deluxe Winchester in a pleasant to shoot caliber.
ANTIQUE $ 9,775.