1881 Whitney Phoenix 40-50 sporting rifle is serialized 1871, which puts manufacturing between 1867 - 1881. It has a narrow breech block action, that’s hinged at right similar to the Snyder. It shoots a 40 - 50 Sharps Necked caliber. It’s barrel is 27 5/8” long, and the bore is in excellent condition. It has an octagon barrel that measures 1.06 at the breech and 0.91 at the muzzle. It’s front sight is a Dovetail Beach, the rear is a Dovetail V-Notch with ladder type flip up long range sight. The has a STD smooth trigger and a high Spurr hammer. The receiver / frame is case hardened mottled. The forend is walnut with a steel nose cap. It has a LOP of 13 ¾”, straight walnut stock, crescent butt. There are cracks emulating from both the top and bottom tangs but the stock is sound. Overall the gun has been redone, including the butt plate, barrel and wood. But it was done professionally. The gun is in excellent functional condition. No FFL Required. Thank You For Bidding! Please email for phone # or more photos. Please Note we do not test fire the guns we sell. We preferably Accept, US Postal Money Orders, Money orders, And Bank Cashiers Checks. VISA, MasterCard, Discover may also be used. If a credit card is used an additional 3.5% fee will be assessed to the original cost. EX: 3.5% of $20.00 is .70 Cents. We DO NOT Accept PayPal. Payment Is EXPECTED Within 10 Days After Close Of Auction. Buyer Is Responsible For Shipping, Handling & Insurance Charges. Shipping and handling is $25.00, depending on location. NY Residents must pay sales tax, percentage according to county in which high bidder resides. We will email the high bidder within 2-business days of auction close with payment instructions.
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