Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    U. S. Springfield Model 1873 Trapdoor Rifle. Serial No. 236998, .45-70 caliber, 32½-inch round barrel with fixed front sight and adjustable rear sight. Blued finish with casehardened breechblock. Two barrel bands, two sling swivels, stacking swivel and ramrod. Straight, one piece varnished walnut stock with curved metal buttplate. SWP inspector's cartouche with 1883 date stamped on the left wrist. Circle P firing proof stamped behind lower tang. Condition: Excellent. Retaining virtually all the original blue and casehardening. Stock with scratches and a few dings from storage rather than use. Mechanically crisp. Bright bore.
    NRA FIREARMS FOR FREEDOM PROGRAM


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information

    Important information concerning Sales Tax and Resale Certificates. Learn More

    Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2012
    30th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,020

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 April 25 - 26 Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 March 6 Rare Books Signature Auction  Featuring The Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction, Part One - New York
    2019 March 6 Rare Books Signature Auction Featuring The Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction, Part One - New York
    REALIZED $1,683,726