how to distinguish serial number for savage .99 lever action rifle
You will find the serial number of the Savage 99 lever action rifle embossed on an oval on the lower front side of the lever boss. Since it is lightly embossed, most of it is difficult to read.
The serial number of your Savage 99 will be located on the left side near the bottom of the receiver. You can find more info on your Savage 99 at http://www.savage99.com/index.htm.