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  1. I have two 1893-style rifles with 1974 serial numbers on receiver, and thoughts?

    32-40 38-55/375 & Other Non Standard Caliber
    I have two guns that belonged to the widow of a late friend, both look to be 1893 style rifles. Both have octagonal barrels around 26-inches in length. Both have all the marks of older barrels, according to what I've read in LCol. Brophy's book Marlin Firearms: A History of the Guns and the...
  2. Purchase Advice Model 1893

    32-40 38-55/375 & Other Non Standard Caliber
    Hello All; I am looking at a Model 1893, .38-55 to purchase. The serial number is 437,534. The rifle shoots straight and appears in good working order. Can anyone offer any thoughts on production date and more importantly, a reasonable valuation? Many many thanks, Michael
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