This is serial number 65109 and was made in 1896. It has a very good bright and shiny bore with strong rifling. The mechanical function is very good crisp and tight. This has a round barrel with a crescent butt. The wood is very good except one small chip on the top tang right side behind the hammer. Only traces of blue remain in the protected areas. There are still case colors remaining on the right receiver and lever. The breech still has 40% blue. All of the markings are very good sharp and crisp.