Winchester Hotchkiss 1st Model Navy Rifle

Nice Original 45/70 Navy Rifle

Year Made: 1879
Maker: Winchester
Model: 1st
Size: 45/70
Grade: Fine +
Manufactured: New Haven, Conn


Item ID 24405 Categories , ,

Rifle remains in fine + condition. All markings are present and serial number 12xx. Barrel is marked US over Anchor with VP and Eagle. Bore is exellent and actions are fine. Metal retains around 85% blue. Stock has dings and dongs throughout as with most. Stock has an 1879 dated inspectors cartouche and a nice circle P firing proof.  The selector plate is lacking a screw. Overall 48 3/4″.