A pair of antique Model 1873 Winchester Rifles in .38-40 caliber. Both in well used condition but great for a special wall spot. Winchester Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle, "The Gun That Won The West," in .38-40 caliber. With serial number 254951B this gun was made in 1887 as a Third Model configuration with 24" barrel, standard walnut stocks with crescent steel butt plate and rifle sights. A sliding trap door in butt plate is used for housing cleaning rod. The gun shows wear and the metal has turned to a dark patina, perhaps 80% remaining. The stocks are free of cracks but show dings and scratches. The sliding dust cover is missing as is the rear sight elevator. The gun functions well and is classed as an antique.