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    U.S. Springfield Model 1873 Trapdoor Rifle with Bayonet.
    Serial no. 171998, .45-70 caliber, 32 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front sight and rear ladder sight. Blued finish. V / P / (eagle) proofs to left side of barrel. Undated lock marked: (eagle) and U.S. / SPRINGFIELD. Smooth walnut stock. Two barrel bands, two sling swivels and stacking swivel. Metal cleaning rod. US marked metal carbine buttplate. Sold along with US marked 18-inch socket bayonet.

    Condition: Excellent as an old refinish. Overall showing light handling wear, patches of fine pitting and thinning to receiver. Stock showing traces of varnish, scuffs and dings. Action good.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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