Stevens Favorite Single Shot Rifle with Stevens #355 Scope Sight
Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory
Start Price:375.00 USD
Estimated At:950.00 - 1,400.00 USD
1,100.00USDto floor+ (214.50) buyer's premium + taxes, fees, etc...
SOLD at 2011 May 20 @ 12:35UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Estimate: $950 - 1400
Manufactured from 1893 to 1939. Equipped with a 26 1/4" long Stevens scope sight adjustable for elevation and windage. The top barrel flat is marked with the two line Stevens A. & T. address/patent date information and the upper left flat is marked "22-LONG RIFLE". Blue finish with casehardened receiver and "S" shaped lever. Smooth forearm and straight grip stock with hard rubber buttplate which has the "STEVENS / FAVORITE" marking.
BBL: 22 inch part octagon
Gauge: 22 LR
Serial Number: 41
Condition: Very fine. The barrel retains 90% original blue finish with the balance a smooth brown patina with numerous fine long scratches. The receiver and lever retains traces of original case colors with the balance a smooth dark patina. The wood is fine with numerous minor dings and scratches. The scope sight retains 90% original blue finish thinning to a brown with limited pin point pitting and the optics are cloudy.