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    U.S. Model 1898 Krag-Jorgensen Bolt Action Rifle. Serial no. 278790, .30-40 caliber, 30-inch barrel with fixed front and adjustable rear sights. Blued finish with casehardened receiver. Left side of receiver marked U.S. / MODEL 1898 SPRINGFIELD ARMORY 278790. Walnut stock with crisp 1900 dated inspector's cartouche and circle "P" firing proof. Two barrel bands, stacking swivel and bayonet lug. Metal buttplate with trap.
    Condition: Excellent. Retaining 90-95% finish. Stock with light scratches and stain on the left side of the butt. Though the rifle bears traces of heavy Cosmoline coating, especially in the barrel, the exterior condition would lean toward the bore being fine.


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    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
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