Rifle or shotgun? What type of action; bolt, pump, semiauto, lever? What caliber or gauge?
Winchester made a Model 1887 lever-action shotgun from 1887 - 1899. Norinco currently makes a reproduction of the Model 1887.
about 100 USD
Do you have the pump shotgun or the lever-action rifle?
100-500 USD or so
You did not tell us what MAKE your shotgun is. The two 1895s that come to mind are a lever action Winchester RIFLE, and a Davenport shotgun, which had a prominent release lever right behind the hammer.
Depending on its condition, a Winchester model 1901 10 gauge lever action shotgun could be worth around $2,0000. In lesser condition it is still worth $500-$800.
A PIG TAIL IS THE LEVER ON THE TOP OF THE GUN TO OPEN THE ACTION
rifle or shotgun that cycles the bolt by means of a lever. The old cowboy guns you see on TV is an example.
mossberg 20gauge shotgun mod 185
This question cannot be answered unless you provide what model of Winchester you have.A example would be the model 12,model 1894,the model 1897 etc.Please state if you have a shotgun or rifle,and a brief description if it is a lever action,bolt action,pump action and caliber or gauge.
Marlin made a lever action .410 gauge shotgun from 1929-1932.These were made as a stockholders promotional firearm.The New model .410 was made from 2004-2005.
There were model 1887 lever action shotguns made by Winchester ( I have a 12 ga). These are worth in the range of $1200 to $5000 depending on condition. I am not aware of any Model 1886 Winchesters in a shotgun.
There was/is no such thing as a 1940's vintage Winchester lever-action .410. Winchester did make a slide-action (pump) .410 shotgun called the Model 42 during the 1940s.
Your Marlin rifle was made in the year 1987.
Need more details.
Gun shops, gun shows, want ads.
these 410 ga lever action shotguns were made from 2001-2006.
Less than 100 to multiple thousands depending on specifics.
Needs to be inspected by a good gunsmith.
The Winchester model 1901 shotgun was made between the years 1901-1920.
With the serial number that you provided,your Winchester model 1901 lever action shotgun was 1 of only 307 made during the year 1915.The model 1901 lever action shotgun will bring between 550-2,200 dollars for a shotgun having between 10%-70% of its original finish remaining,and a half way decent bore.There were only 13,500 manufactured between the years 1901-1920.
JC Higgens never manufactured any guns - Sears bought them from a variety of manufacturers. The best way you could determine if Sears sold such a gun is to find some of the old reprints of their catalogs between 1887 and 1920, which are the years that Winchester was making their 1887 and 1901 "Humpback" lever action shotguns.