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    Lot of Three Military Rifles. Comprising: 1) British Lee-Speed Bolt Action Rifle With Bayonet. Serial no. K389/17892, .303 caliber, 30 ½-inch barrel standard military sights and volley sights. Blued finish. Right side of collar marked Lee-Speed / Patent / B.S.A. Co. Walnut stock with brass buttplate. No visible cartouches on the stock. Accompanied by an 1898 dated 1888 Pattern bayonet and scabbard. 2) German Model 1898 Bolt Action Rifle With Bayonet. Serial no. 3409, 7.92 x 57mm, 28 ½-inch barrel with fixed front sight and "roller coaster" rear sight. Blued finish. All visible numbers matching. Top of receiver marked with a crown and Spandau / 1916. Walnut stock. Fitted with a muzzle protector and accompanied by a Model 1898/05 bayonet manufactured by Herder, complete with scabbard. 3) Martini-Henry Mark III Rifle. NVSN, .450 caliber, 33 ½-inch round barrel with fixed front and adjustable rear sights. Right side of receiver marked [Crown] / V.R. / L.S.A. Co. / 1890. British proof marks on most component parts. Wood stock with two barrel bands. Enfield cartouche on right side of the butt.
    Condition: 1) Very good. Retaining approximately 80-85% finish. Stock with significant wear including scratches and gouges, one significant gouge at the wrist. Mechanically sound. Nice bore. Bayonet well-worn, in good condition only. 2) Very good as refinished. Bayonet with scabbard wear, otherwise in very good condition. 3) Very good. Retains approximately 30-40% original finish, the remainder with a smooth, grey patina. Stock with a few scattered dark stains and modest handling wear. Mechanically sound. Bright bore.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
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