July 7, 2011
May 24, 2012
Very nice Winchesters, and the bore condition make them all the better!
I don't think I've ever seen a rear sight quite like the one on the 1890...close but different. What type of sighting notch does it have and are there any markings on it?
A close up picture or two would be very interesting.
Thanks for posting the pictures.
December 30, 2011
Looks like some nice .22s. The condition on the 22 WRF 1890 with a mint bore besides is really nice. The woodwork looks like it's in real good shape.
The rear sight is marked PAT. JAN. 1901
I take this sight to be a 30B. This gun was manufactured in 1907. The modification to these sights was made in 6/24/08 by cutting the longitudinally slot through the adjusting screw hole. ( The Sight Book - George Madis - page 88 )
The little washer has likely been added by a previous owner ❓
WINCHESTER MODEL 1890 - SERIAL NUMBER 317852
Serial number applied on April 29, 1907
Received in warehouse on August 10, 1907
Shipped from warehouse on August 27, 1907,
Order number 117375
May 24, 2012
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