Description

    U.S. Springfield Sporterized Model 1898 Krag Bolt Action Rifle.
    Serial no. 140012. .30-40 Krag. 24-inch barrel with fixed front sight base (lacking post). Original rear sight base holes have been plugged. Fitted with a Lyman aperture sight. Metal parts blued; receiver casehardened. Bolt polished. Left side of receiver marked "U.S. / MODEL 1898 SPRINGFIELD ARMORY 140012". Original walnut stock shortened and roughly altered to a more sporting stock profile. Metal buttplate with trap door for cleaning rod.

    Condition: Good. Blued surfaces worn to an even, smooth gray patina. Lacking magazine cutoff. Stock altered as described. Rear sling assembly absent; front sling band lacking sling swivel and retaining screw. Bore bright but moderately worn. Mechanically sound.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th Sunday
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