Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Scarce Winchester First Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle. Serial no. 14574, .44-40 caliber, 28-inch octagonal barrel with Rocky Mountain front sight and sporting elevation rear sight. Thumbprint dust cover with cross-hatched thumbprint oval. Nickel-plated receiver. Case-hardened hammer. Tang-mounted aftermarket flip-up Lyman peep sight. Adjustable trigger. Checkered deluxe burl walnut stock and fore-end. Cleaning rod reservoir in butt, containing sectional cleaning rod.

    Condition: Good. Barrel showing dark age patina and scattered light pitting. Receiver retaining approximately 30-40% finish mixed with brown patina with flaking and pitting present. Hammer retaining traces of silvered case-hardening. Lever and buttplate with dark patina, wear and pitting. Wood with period wear and bruises. Action good. Bore pitted and dark.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg. To view the other lots from this collection, click here.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 921

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 5 days left to consign to the 2020 June 5 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search