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    U.S. Springfield Sporterized Model 1898 Krag Bolt Action Rifle.
    Serial no. 124078. .30-40 Krag. 30-inch barrel with fixed front sight and Model 1896 rear sight. Metal parts blued; receiver casehardened. Left side of receiver marked "U.S. / MODEL 1898 SPRINGFIELD ARMORY 124078". Walnut stock, lacking hand guard. The stock has been shortened, sanded thinner, the butt profile altered, and adorned with rather crude checkering. Metal buttplate with trap door for the cleaning rod.

    Condition: Fair as modified. Blued finish worn to a smooth gray patina. Traces of case color left on receiver. Stock altered as described. Very good bore and in mechanically sound condition.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    12th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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