Vintage Winchesters, part of the A.I. McCroskie Collection, headline Rock Island Auction’s arms sale next month. An 1876 “One of One Thousand” lever action Winchester is expected to sell for a hefty $300-$500,000. and a 1873 Winchester rifle once featured at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition is estimated at $200-$400,000.
Over 2600 lots will be offered at the sale, to be held September 10-12. Among the firearmsÂ featured are some 250 Winchesters, over 400 Colts, a variety of antique arms, the William Ashby Collection of military arms, and a number of sporting guns.
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