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    U.S. Springfield Model 1873 Trapdoor Rifle.
    Serial no. 490031, .45-70 caliber, 33-inch barrel with fixed front sight and adjustable rear sight. Blued finish. V / P / (eagle head) proof to left side of barrel. Lock stamped: (eagle) and U.S. / SPRINGFIELD. Varnished one piece walnut stock with two barrel bands, two sling swivels, stacking swivel and ramrod. Metal buttplate marked: US / G / 04.

    Condition: Very good. Retaining traces of bluing, the balance a dark grey age patina with wear and pitting present. Wood showing scuffs, dings and bruising. Noticeable crack to each side of stock at wrist. Action good.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    14th Sunday
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