Winchester Model 1894 Lever action rifle chambered in 38-55. 26 inch octagon barrel with full length magazine, straight grip and crescent butt plate. Top of tang marked “Model 1894, Winchester, patent Aug. 21, 1894″. Adjustable blade front sight with adjustable buck horn rear sight. The octagon barrel shows 95% coverage of the original finish, being 50% blue, and 50% blue turning to an even aged brown, with some finish loss to the high point edges of the octagon dimensions. Action shows 80% finish remaining, with 60% of the finish having turned to a pleasing aged brown, with some slight visibility of the case color hardening showing. Stock and fore end show the original finish and color to the walnut, with some slight handling marks to the deep rich finish of the wood. Actions functions correctly, locking tightly, and firing properly. Bore is in good condition, showing some age and slight discoloration with strong rifling being evident. The serial number of 1621xx shows a manufacturing date of 1899 as per the Winchester book.