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Object Name Rifle
Date 1894-1894
Maker Winchester Repeating Arms Co.
Material Steel/Wood
Description Winchester .30 caliber single shot Model 1894 rifle. Wooden stock. Metal plate on the butt. Maker's marks on metal plate on top of the stock: "Model 1894 Winchester Pat. Aug. 21, 1894". Lever action loading mechanism. Round barrel. Two part site on top of the barrel. Second rod with a closed end is fixed under the barrel. Additional maker's marks on top of the barrel:" Manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn USA" and "30 W.C.F". Serial number underneath the front end of the loading mechanism: "24289"
Notes Purchased by James Roblee, father of the donor, in 1894, the year this popular rifle was first manufactured.
Dimensions H-5.5 W-1.5 L-44.5 inches
Collection Arms and Weapons 100 Rifles
People Roblee, James
Catalog Number 1956.097.0001
Other number AM 0675
Imagefile 051\1956.097.0001.JPG
Species Rifle