Evans .44 cal. repeating, "old model" rifle

Evans .44 cal. repeating, "old model" rifle octagonal 30" barrel with address "Evens Repeating rifle/Pat. Dec. 8,1868 - Sept. 16, 1871". S-shaped lever, steel buttplate with Archimedian 38 round screw magazine. S/N "373" to barrel and under lever. A favorite of William F. (Buffalo Bill) Cody, this rifle held the most rounds ...