Winchester MODEL '1885 LOW-WALL' Sporting rifle
.22WCF / Hornet Ser No 21545
25” Barrel, 13 ¼” PoL
25” barrel, excellent bore, excellent finish, the top signed 'MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN CONN. USA.' and marked with the calibre at breech, dove-tailed tunnel fore-sight, rear-sight dove-tail vacant. Low-wall falling-block action in good condition, some slight pitting with 70% blueing, central hammer, the top-tang fitted with a period 'LYMAN' signed micro-adjustable folding peep-sight with eye piece. Walnut straight-hand butt-stock fitted with an iron crescent, stamped ‘London Armoury Co., James.Kerr & Co., 114 Queen Victoria St, London, case hardened heel-plate, single set trigger. Ebony inlay to fore-end tip.
Very nice indeed.