The definition of “Legend.” Here at Winchester Repeating Arms we know a great deal about “legends.” Our product line is full of them. But few can match the legendary look, feel and function of this very special octagon-barreled Model 1873 with a stunning cased colored receiver.
A legendary package of features. The feature set starts with a full octagon barrel, a tang taht is drilled and tapped for a tang mounted rear sight (not included) and a beautiful color case hardend receiver, lever and fore-end cap.
- GRADE II/III WALNUT STRAIGHT GRIP STOCK with a satin oil finish that’s velvet smooth to the touch
- CLASSIC RIFLE-STYLE FOREARM with forearm cap for the timeless look and feel of the original Model 1873
- ELEGANT COLOR CASE HARDENING on the robust steel receiver, lever, crescent buttplate and forearm cap protect against corrosion
- CRESCENT BUTTPLATE slips right into your shoulder for a more solid hold from any shooting position
- SEMI-BUCKHORN REAR SIGHT WITH MARBLE ARMS® GOLD BEAD FRONT SIGHT gets you on target quickly
- STEEL LOADING GATE for smoother loading
- RECEIVER TOP TANG is drilled and tapped for an optional tang-mounted rear sight that gives you a more precise sight picture and the timeless look and feel of shooting a long-barreled frontier rifle