Winchester-Lee

Date:
1895-1902
Creator:
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT, American

Lee Straight Pull Rifle (USN M1895). 5 shot bolt action rifle. One-piece walnut stock with separate walnut hand guard. Good condition with a few dents. All metal blued, good condition with little finish wear. 2 barrel bands: 1st band has bayonet guide and stacking swivel. 2nd has swing swivel. Both stud retained. Very high blade in stud front sight, adjustable sliding rear sight. Sling swivel on buttstock. Provision for a sling swivel on front of magazine. Designed by James Paris Lee, right to manufacture obtained by Winchester. Adopted by the USN in 1895. Read more »

Description (physical):

Model: Winchester-Lee. Serial Number: 12683. Firearm. Steel | wood | military | trigger ~ plain. L: 47.5 Inches. RECEIVER: WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./NEW HAVEN, CONN. U.S.A./PATENT DATE YEARS 1893,1894,1895. N.C.T. AND ANCHOR (INSPECTOR'S MARKS).

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1988.8.694
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Model 1894 Sporting Rifle

Date:
1894-1896
Creator:
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

Cut-away demonstration rifle. Left half of frame, barrel, etc. cut away. Rear of forend stock and forward part of shoulder stock also cut away.

Description (physical):

Model: Model 1894 Sporting Rifle. Serial Number: 1083XX. Firearm. Steel ~ blued | wood. Left side of barrel: MANUFACTURED BY THE/ -- WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./ NEW HAVEN. CONN. U.S.A. PATENTED AUGUST 21, 1894 38-55 [bottom of frame:] 1083XX [upper tang:] MODEL 1894/ --WINCHESTER--

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1988.8.3134v2
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center