Premier Firearms Auction
May 12, 13, 14, & 15, 2023
High Condition Winchester Model 1886 Deluxe Lightweight Lever Action Rifle.
Cal. 33 WCF
Bbl. 24″ tapered round. Ramp mounted ivory bead combination front sight has ring removed. Semi Buckhorn elevator adjustable rear sight and combination tang sight. 1/2 Length tubular mag. Blue finish with case colored hammer and lever. Forearm and hard rubber capped pistol grip stock of fancy walnut have style “H” hand checkering and hard rubber shotgun buttplate. Left side of stock has oval silver plate marked “F. W. Briggs/Pittsfield/Maine”. Left inside of lower tang marked “42, lazy 6, 459” followed by “XX” wood grade marking. Mainspring retainer stamped “FR”. Top tang channel of stock has matching “459” assembly number. Mfg in 1900.