What is the value of a nickel steel 16 gauge Winchester Model 12 serial 580158?
The nickel steel 15 gauge Winchester model 12 serial number 580158, is valued at $400 in good condition.Ê In fair condition, it is valued at $350.Ê
First your serial number indicates that your Winchester model 62 was made in the year 1942.The model 62 was never produced by Winchester with a Nickel plated finish from the factory.These gallery guns were used through out the country at circus,s and thats where the term gallery gun comes from(shooting galleries).at some point in time a circus owner or private individual had your model 62 nickel plated.
What can you tell me about Winchester model 1906 serial 571791 It has some nickel plated parts Thanks Bert?
I can tell you that by your serial number your Winchester model 1906 rifle was made in the year 1919. I can also say that this model was made from 1906-1935,with a total production figure of 731,852.I must say Bert that I am not aware of any nickel plated parts for the model 1906,but that does not mean that they were not made.They also could have been Nickel plated at any time after production also.
Your Winchester model 1894 was made in the last 2 months of 1908.As to the value of your Winchester model 1894,I would say that the nickel finish was a special order feature,and if your rifle has any others it would be prudent to have a qualified gun collector or Winchester historian evaluate your gun and get a appropriate value.It will probably amaze you.