Wooden stock with ?brass on butt end engraved with "98" or "86". Brass behind trigger engraved "W Newton". Overall length 54", barrel extends 28" beyond wooden part of gun. (I am not well versed in gun terminology".
The story goes that my father found it in a field in Southern Ohio, in the 1930's
Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry. My sincere apologies for the delay with the apprisal.
So that I may best assist you, can you please upload detailed and focused images of all hallmarks, numbers, and stamps on the metal parts of the weapon? Thank you for your help.
With kind regards,