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    British Martini-Henry Mark III Rolling Block Military Rifle.
    Unserialized, .450 caliber, 33-inch barrel with fixed front sight and folding rear ladder sight. Breech marked: MADE IN ENGLAND. Blued finish. Various British proofs to left side of barrel. Right side of receiver marked: (crown) / V.R. / L.S.A. CO. / 1880 / (crown)/V / III / I. Lever action. Smooth walnut straight stock and fore-end. Two barrel bands and sling swivel. Enfield cartouche to right side of stock. Metal buttplate.

    Condition: Very good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina with scattered signs of handling wear and patches of pitting. Scuffs, dings and areas of staining present to wood. Ramrod absent. Action crisp. Strong bore.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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