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    Imperial German Erfurt Arsenal Gewehr 91 Bolt Action Rifle.

    Serial number 8636b [all matching numbers except bolt which is matched to itself], 7.92×57mm Mauser S Patrone, 18-inch barrel with adjustable rear and fixed front military sights. Beautiful early blue finish, receiver, bolt and butt plate in the white. Top of receiver marked "[Crown] / ERFURT. / 1892" and "Gew.91." on the left side of the receiver. "S" mark on the receiver indicating this example was modified between 1903 and 1905 to fire the S patrone ammunition. Numerous German proof marks on the metal components and crisply stamped in the stock. Walnut stock with metal butt plate. This example has a ground off stacking hook as was commonly done when the rifles were taken out of service and sold as surplus.

    Condition: Excellent. Retaining 95% blue finish, stock lightly sanded. Excellent bore.


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    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    23rd Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    December
    12th Sunday
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    28 Days
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