24 inch full octagon barrel chambered in 44 WCF caliber with half mag and crescent style buttplate. Rifle features a case hardened receiver with beautiful bright colors. Strong color remains on hammer and lever with as well as buttplate. Most all of the original blue remains on the barrel. Original sights include a gold combination Beaches front and an early style sporting rear. Bright shiny bore with a crisp action. Beautiful highly figured uncheckered XX grade wood with piano varnished finish. Gun was made in 1879 and still looks this good today. Very nice looking all original rifle with bright case colors!