Lot 1016: Exceptional Winchester Model 92 Saddle Ring Lever Action Carbine
December 1, 2012
Rock Island, IL, USALive Auction
Estimate: $3750 - 6500
Manufactured in 1928. The carbine is equipped with a pinned beaded blade front sight, an adjustable replacement King rear sight, full magazine tube and a saddle staple with ring on the left side of the receiver. The top of the barrel and receiver have a Winchester proof at the breech. The left side of the barrel has the model/trademark/caliber information and the right side has the "Made in U.S.A." two line address. The upper tang has the three line trademark information and the underside of the receiver has the serial number. Mounted with a smooth forearm and straight grip stock with a single barrel band and carbine buttplate.
BBL: 20 inch round
Gauge: 32 WCF
Serial Number: 994863
Condition: Excellent. The carbine retains 95% original blue finish showing some minor thinning with some speckling of brown on the bottom forward receiver. The wood is also excellent with minimal minor handling marks. Mechanically excellent.