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    U.S. Springfield Model 1888 Trapdoor Rifle with Integral Bayonet. Serial no. 557559, .45-70 caliber, 32-inch barrel with standard pedestal front sight and Buffington folding rear sight. Low-arch case-hardened breechblock dated 1884. Blued finish. Walnut stock with 1892 dated cartouche. Integral compression rod bayonet. Cleaning rod reservoir in butt (no rod present). Reproduction military style leather sling.
    Condition: Good. Metal showing a dark age patina and wear overall. Front sight missing tip. Wood with scattered wear and blemishes. Action very good.


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    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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