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    U.S. Springfield Model 1873 Trapdoor Rifle.
    Serial no. 158811, .45-70 Caliber, 32 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front sight and adjustable rear ladder sight. Blued finish. V/P/[eaglehead] proof to left side of barrel. Lock marked: (eagle) and U.S. / SPRINGFIELD. Smooth walnut stock with sling swivels, stacking swivel and metal ramrod. 1887 dated cartouche to left side of stock. U.S. marked metal butt.

    Condition: Good. Finish primarily a mottled grey patina with noticeable wear and patches of pitting. Heavy scuffs, dings and bruises to wood. Action good. Moderately pitted bore.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 14
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