November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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**Custom Deluxe Winchester Model 1895 With H.M. Pope Barrel

.35 W.C.F. caliber, 30" barrel, S/N 45764. The barrel is marked H.M. Pope. The frame features the standard Lyman rear sight.  Also has Pope Numbers under the forearm.  The fancy grain walnut stock features a raised cheeckpiece in the Teddy Roosevelt style, and deluxe checkering. The tapered checkered forend is extra long, and features five lead weights. This rifle was formerly featured in the famed Jim Gordon Winchester collection, and was believed to have been custom made for an avid hunter of the Burger Cincinnati family of brewers. 

 

Condition:

The barrel and frame retain nearly all of their original period blue finish. The bore is minty. The stock has a slight surface age crack behind the cheekpiece, but is in otherwise excellent condition. The action is excellent.

DISCLAIMER:

If you are purchasing a firearm that requires an FFL or C&R and you do not have one, we can transfer the gun to a firearms dealer of your choice. We will transfer and ship the firearm to them, and they will then transfer it to you. Any charges for this service (which may include a background check) are between you and the dealer. If you come to Cowan’s in person to pick up your purchase(s), we can transfer a long gun to you directly. Handguns can only be transferred to Ohio residents.