.22 caliber, 24" octagonal barrel, S/N 88856 . Barrel marked with Marlin name and address and 1878, 1889, 1890 and 1892 patent dates. Top of frame marked Marlin Safety . Upper tang unmarked. Walnut forearm and buttstock, with crescent buttplate.
The barrel and magazine tube retain almost all of their original blue finish, with some light scuffs to the underside of the tube. The frame has some light wear on the sides, but retains most of the original blue finish. The lever, hammer and buttplate display good to very good case colors. The stock is in very good to excellent condition, as is the bore.