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    Bushmaster Firearms Inc. Vietnam War Commemorative M-16 (Model CAR-AR) Semi-Automatic Rifle. Serial no. V0009, .223 caliber, 21-inch barrel with standard military sights. Glossy blue finish with gilt trigger, safety, flash, sling swivels, forward assist, and magazine release catch. Black composite stock, pistol grip and fore-end. Machine engraved and gilt accented dragon on the right side of the receiver. Lest We Forget machine-engraved on the top right rail, 1959-1975 on the ejection port cover, and Vietnam / War / Commemorative / M-16 machine-engraved on the right magazine housing. Butt stock inlayed with commemorative medallion; pistol grip likewise inlayed with small commemorative medallion. Housed in the fitted wooden case of issue, with hinged picture frame lid and camouflage background. Includes a black leather sling with gilt fittings, composite bipod, and original tags as issued from the American Historical Foundation.
    Condition: Excellent. Appears unfired, with only fingerprints from handling. Includes the key for locking the three latches of the custom case.


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    December, 2012
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