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Item Details

Americana, Paintings & Sporting Art

August 3, 2011 – August 5, 2011

Lot #232
Temp #1
DepartmentWeapons
Sold For $2,800.00   (hammer price)
 $3,220.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated August 5, 2011

Description

*RARE SAVAGE MODEL 1899 DELUXE MODEL LEVER-ACTION RIFLE
.303 Savage cal. Serial #81259. Highly figured wood. Receiver engraved Charles Everett Beane" with a floral and scroll design. Retains strong case colors. Old repair to stock. Front sight missing slide. Minor rust and wear. Length of barrel 20". Charles Everett Beane, a Maine sportsman, was noted for his hunting and fishing prowess in Newfoundland. He contributed many articles to New England Magazine and other publications.
Provenance: Descended in the consignor's family. "

Condition

Probably not factory engraved.

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