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    U.S. Springfield Model 1870 Trapdoor Rifle.
    Unserialized, .52 caliber, 29 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front sight and folding rear ladder sight. Top of breech marked: 1870 / (eagle head) / U.S. Lock marked: 1865, (eagle) and U.S. / SPRINGFIELD. Smooth walnut full-body stock with two barrel bands and metal ramrod. HK carved to left side of stock. U.S. marked metal buttplate.

    Condition: Very good. Finish primarily a bright grey patina, with scattered signs of handling wear and patches of pitting. Dings, bruises and scuffs present to wood. Noticeable 6-inch crack to left side of stock, below action. Action good. Strong bore.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    10th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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