Sold For: $2475
Model: 1895 Limited Series Takedown Grade I
Serial Number: 00074MT95J
Year of Manufacture: 2006 (MT Date Code)
Caliber: .405 Winchester
Action Type: Lever Action with Internal Box Magazine.
Markings: The upper tang is marked “WINCHESTER / MODEL 1895”. The left of the chamber is marked with a circled “WP” proof. The left side of the barrel is marked “SPECIAL STEEL BARREL / ESPECIALLY FOR SMOKELESS POWDER”. The top of the chamber is marked “.405 WIN. CAL.”. The right side of the receiver is marked with the serial number. The right side of the barrel is marked “WINCHESTER LIMITED SERIES / U.S. REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN, CT. U.S.A. WINCHESTER TRADE MARKS LICENSED FROM OLIN CORPORATION / JAPAN/MIROKU”.
Barrel Length: 24?
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a brass beaded blade pinned into a slotted base integral ot the barrel. The rear sight is a sqaure notch buckhorn elevator sight dovetailed into the barrel. The top of the chamber ring is serrated for glare reduction. The left side of the receiver has a pair of drilled, tapped, and filled holes.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are two-piece checkered walnut with smooth shotgun style buttplate, Schnabel forend tip, straight grip, and straight comb. There are no major defects, just light handling wear. The checkering is sharp. The LOP measures 13 3/4” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate. The plate has light handling wear. The stocks rate in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blued with Case Color Receiver
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright with sharp rifling and no erosion.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. There are no major defects, just light handling wear. The screw heads aer sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle is in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included is a serial matching box, box sleeve, and paperwork including the manual. The box and sleeve have some edge wear, little scuffs through the finish, and a couple creases, the box is in about Fine condition. The sleeve has heavier wear than the box and rates in about Very Good condition.