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SOLD at 2011 May 20 @ 12:27UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Estimate: $3500 - 6500
Manufactured in 1888 and subsequently rebored from 22 Long to 25 caliber by J. Stevens. The top barrel flat is marked with the two line address, "22 LONG" at the breech and the right rear flat is marked "REBORED & RIFLED / BY J. STEVENS A & T CO. / CHICOPEE FALLS MASS. U.S.A." Blade front sight with a brass bead, filler block in the rear sight seat and equipped with a mid range tang mounted peep sight. Blue barrel with casehardened remaining parts, and mounted with a smooth forearm with ebony forend insert and straight grip stock with a crescent buttplate.
BBL: 22 inch octagon
Serial Number: 34718
Condition: Very fine as partially period refinished, with 98% Stevens Factory applied blue finish remaining on the barrel. The receiver retains 98% case colors, while the lever and buttplate retain 70% fading original case colors. The wood is fine with most varnish remaining with overall scattered minor dings and scratches. The barrel markings are fading, but readable. The action is excellent. An interesting Winchester Low Wall rebored by Stevens A&T Company.