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    Finnish Valmet M78 Semi-Automatic Rifle.
    Serial no. 395533, .308 WIN. caliber, 23 1/2-inch barrel with protected fixed front sight, adjustable rear sight and folding peep sight. Parkerized finish. Smooth hardwood stock and ventilated fore-end. Checkered plastic pistolgrip. Sling mounts. Folding bipod. Bayonet lug. Carrying handle. Grooved hard rubber factory buttplate. Robert Seltzer W. Collection.

    Condition: Very good. Retaining approximately 95-97% finish with scattered minor handling wear, scratches and very fine pitting. Scuffs and dings to stock. Action crisp. Mirror bright bore.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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