The Forgotten Winchester: 1873 Lever Action Rifle

rifle Eva      rifle       132 year old rifle
What a show this will be!   Meet Eva Jensen, the archeologist who discovered the 132 year-old rifle in the Great Basin National Park late last year.  The old rifle has been exposed to sun, snow, wind & rain, and was found leaning against a tree in the park. The cracked wood stock, weathered to gray, and the brown rusted barrel blended in to the colors of the old juniper tree in a remote rocky outcrop, keeping the rifle hidden for years.

Here is an interesting article about the rifle: