* WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS, USA
AN EARLY .44-40 (WIN) LEVER-ACTION SPORTING-RIFLE, MODEL '1892', serial no. 5045,
for first year of manufacture, 1892, with round 24 1/4in. blued barrel marked 'MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN CONN USA', period London proofs, dove-tailed fore-sight, buckhorn rearsight, plain blued receiver, top tang marked 'MODEL 1892' over 'WINCHESTER' over 'PAT OCT 14 1884', provision for peep sight (none fitted), plain walnut straight-hand stock, colour-hardened crescent heel-plate, finger-lever and nose-cap, plain fore-end and full-length magazine, fine condition with much factory blued finish remaining
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S1 - Sold as a Section 1 Firearm under the 1968 Firearms Act