Marlin Model 1893 Takedown Deluxe Sporting Rifle chambered in 38-55 with a 26″ Octagonal Barrel and full length magazine tube. Case colored receiver, lever and hammer, fancy deluxe checkered stocks, globe front, buckhorn rear, and tang peep sights. Condition rates as Antique Excellent with 90%+ Overall finish, very strong 90%+ Case coloring that has a shiny or polished appearance (lacquered?) along with 90%+ blue on the barrel and magazine tube with only a few areas of thinning at high points, and some scattered freckling. Crescent Shaped Steel Butt Plate with some scattered rust, and developing gray patina. Stocks have some expected field marks, but no big bruises or damage. Finish on stocks appear old, and are likely original. Function is excellent, Bore is strong and clean with a very light grain. *ANTIQUE