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GERMAN Gewehr 98 Mauser bolt-action rifle # 1186c (8x57mm), mfg. by Mauser in 1918. A 96 year-old WWI rifle in Very Good or condition with no matching serial numbers, Turkish crescent above markings atop chamber. Bore is strong and very bright, Weimar markings clear, includes cleaning rod with functional rear sight. Stock was sanded long ago (very faint cartouches) and has some scrapes but is sound. Has small Navy Arms import marks on receiver noting CAL 8MM TURKEY.   PHOTO . . . $425.    C&R    SOLD

IRISH Model 1904 Mannlicher bolt-action infantry rifle # 209 (8x57 J) mfg. by Steyr in 1904 and issued to the ULSTER VOLUNTEER FORCES.  Excellent-PLUS condition. all-matching serial numbers and full original bluing with a gorgeous, mirror-bright bore. Buttstock has very clear and bold oval "Red Hand" cartouche encircled by  U.V.F. - FOR GOD AND ULSTER  legend.  Some handling marks and dings on stock (as can be expected after 110 years) but no obvious signs of use. These rifles were delivered in April, 1914 just prior to World War I (over a Century ago), and most were quickly destroyed or confiscated by the British Navy. Not import-marked, very rare and seldom offered for sale in any condition, authenticity of all markings unconditionally guaranteed. PHOTOS . . . . $2750.     C&R  

U.S.A. Model M1 Garand semiautomatic rifle # 5165722 (.30-06) mfg. by International Harvester Company in January 1954 with LMR 12-53 barrel.  Excellent condition with full Parkerized finish remaining on all metal and having an excellent mirror-bright bore (MW = 3.0, TE = 3.0) with "Postage Stamp" type receiver markings. Has IHC-marked trigger-group, hammer, sight-dials & bolt, with SA-6 op-rod. English Proofs stamped atop barrel behind front sight, SEA Athens Gr faintly electropencilled on barrel-shank. Has walnut buttstock and handguards with heavy ding on left side of butt. Includes correct used leather sling.  Not import-marked, extremely attractive. PHOTOS . . . $1450.    C&R 

SWEDISH Model 96B Mauser bolt-action rifle # 9390 (6.5x55), mfg. by Carl Gustaf  in 1899 with straight-bolt and threaded muzzle with plastic thread-protector.  Near Excellent condition, with mostly full bluing on all parts. Has very strong markings and a very bright and strong bore (bore-disk has been removed).  All matching serial numbers (except cleaning rod). Nicely figured French walnut stock & handguard with some of the expected handling-marks and compressions. PHOTOS . . . $425.   C&R 

FINNISH Model 71/S Valmet semiautomatic rifle # 150920 (.223) mfg. by Valmet in the 1970's . Excellent condition, over 95% original bluing with a mirror-bright very strong bore. Essentially a very high quality AK design but with much better ergonomics, exceptional accuracy and intact bayonet lug. Has wooden buttstock and black plastic forend. Includes one removable Orlite Engineering 30-round magazine (not pictured). Not import marked, scarce in the U.S.A.. PHOTOS . . . $1850.     NOT C&R 

SWISS Model 1869/71 Vetterli bolt-action infantry rifle # 8522 (10.4mm Swiss rimfire) mfg. by Rychner & Keller, Aarau in c.1870. Excellent condition, all-matching numbers. All original case-hardened finish. Bore is extremely bright with very strong rifling. Wood is walnut with its original finish (cartouches clear) having a few of the expected handling-marks and dings. Includes cleaning-rod. Not import-marked, includes leather sling, one of only 9,700 produced by this subcontractor. PHOTOS . . . $525.     Antique, no FFL required

7.35x51 Carcano ammo, Italian military ball.  1939 manufacture, but very clean and packaged in sealed 18-round boxes on three Carcano clips per box (the clips can be re-used with the 6.5 Carcano round as well). . . . $30.00 per box, three boxes for $80.


RUSSIAN Model 91/30 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action rifle # GB84 (7.62x54R) mfg. by Tula in 1942 on a round "high-wall" receiver and re-issued to the Soviet Ministry of Defense in 1950. Excellent arsenal-refurbished condition with 95% or better bluing on all metal parts. All-matching STAMPED numbers, dated 1942/50 with MO markings atop barrel-shank. Bore is mirror-bright (has NOT been counterbored at muzzle), rear sight markings highlighted by red paint. Buttstock has a few minor scuffs (two thin repairs on both sides of forend) with cleaning-rod. PHOTOS . . . $225.    C&R

TURKISH Model 38 Mauser bolt-action short rifle # 8927 (8mm),  altered by Ankara in 1945.  Very Good condition, with most bluing remaining (faded to nothing on barrel-bands, triggerguard and magazine floorplate from carry). Has very strong markings and a somewhat bright and very strong bore.  Bolt not matching, only rear sight matches (painted 927 on right side). Walnut stock is sound with a curious section of wood missing on right side, crack in handguard repaired. Bent bolt has bottom of knob flattened, includes cleaning-rod. Functional.  PHOTOS . . . $225.   C&R  

JAPANESE Type 38 Arisaka bolt-action rifle no Series, # 1168181 (6.5x50) mfg. at Koishikawa in c.1910. Very Good or better condition with mostly full original bluing (browning at bottom of action), has ground mum. This type has ladder V-type rear sight and front sight without "ears", includes its original cleaning rod with a mismatched action cover and repro leather sling. Bolt, bolt parts and bayonet-lug all stamped 602 (internal assembly number). Dark but strong bore, no import-marks, wood was refinished long ago with quite a few small dings since that was done, butt plate a bit rusty from careless storage. PHOTO . . . $275.    C&R

U.S.A. Model 1903 Springfield bolt-action rifle # 224735 (.30-06) mfg. by Rock Island Arsenal in 1913 (low-number) with RIA 12-12 marked barrel.  An ALL-ORIGINAL 1903 rifle in Excellent or better condition with nearly all original Parkerizing intact, some light speckling on receiver. Front of triggerguard stamped with flaming bomb and N. R. A. (one of the very few rifles offered to NRA members from 1912-1917). Bore is mirror-bright and strong (MW = 0, TE = 1.0), original bolt stamped C13 on front of lug. Walnut stock has very bold boxed CN 1913 cartouche on left side with a few light scuffs from handling, small block-letter M lightly scratched on right side, small chip at top near buttplate. Not import-marked, very rare this original and rarely offered as nice. PHOTOS . . . $2350.    C&R 

GERMAN Model Gewehr 1871 bolt-action single-shot Mauser infantry rifle # 79778 (11mm) mfg. by Amberg in early 1880 (date struck over 1879). Near Excellent condition, receiver "in the white" (as is proper, though a bit subdued it has not been polished bright recently).  All matching numbers, strong and mirror-bright bore, buttstock has been mildly refinished long ago but has nice tiger-stripe figure, the triggerguard is made of brass. Includes correct cleaning rod. Not import-marked.  PHOTOS . . . $850.     Antique, no FFL required 

JAPANESE "Peace" Type Arisaka bolt-action training rifle # A321, made from a Type 30 with Type 38 features and a smooth bore, Kanji atop chamber reads "Peace Type". Excellent condition with nearly full original bluing and strong markings. Bolt (and all bolt parts) numbered A321 to match. No cleaning rod., Wood has original finish with a few of the expected handling marks and a bold rectangular cartouche on left containing Kanji for uncertain "youth school". Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $275.    C&R

JAPANESE Type 38 Arisaka bolt-action rifle no Series, # 984527 (6.5x50) mfg. at Koishikawa in c.1920. Very Good or better condition with mostly full original bluing (browning at bottom of action), has intact mum as well as bayonet with scabbard and leather frog. This type has ladder V-type rear sight and front sight without "ears", includes its original cleaning rod with a mismatched action cover. Bolt, bolt parts and bayonet-lug not matching. Dark but strong bore, no import-marks, wood has original finish with considerable handling marks and heavy dings (including one on the left side of the fore-end that caused a 2" long diagonal crack, easily repairable). . PHOTO . . . $475.    C&R

  

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action short rifle Series 7, # 6630 (7.7x58) mfg. at Nagoya in mid 1944. Excellent condition with all original bluing intact, bore has some rough areas but rifling is strong. Mum heavily ground, all matching numbers including all bolt parts. No cleaning rod, has cylindrical bolt-handle. Wood looks to have its original finish. Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $225.    C&R  

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action short rifle Series 20, # 6143 (7.7x58) mfg. at Kokura in late 1943. Very Good or better condition with most bluing intact. Mum has been heavily ground. No matching numbers, missing cleaning rod. Wood has original finish and has not been sanded. Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $225.    C&R 

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action short rifle Series 8, # 60804 (7.7x58) mfg. at Nagoya in mid 1944. Good condition with most original finish mottled and eroded, very little bluing remains. Bore is rough but rifling seems strong. Mum is intact. Has cyrindical bolt-handle with welded safety, bolt and all bolt parts numbered 804 to match receiver. No cleaning rod (never had one), forend of stock a separate piece held together by barrel-bands, buttplate is wooden. Some scratches in stock finish but is sound. Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $475.    C&R    

CZECH Model vz52 semiautomatic rifle # E19844 (7.62x45) mfg. by CZ Bystrica in 1956. Very Good condition with much original Parkerized finish intact with a strong mostly bright bore. Includes folding bayonet and dual-purpose front sight hood.  Stock and handguard have the usual horizontal cracks (easily repairable) on both sides and at tang, handguard has an lengthwise crack at top that was repaired long ago.  Buttplate is from another rifle but it fits exceptionally well. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $425.     C&R  

DUTCH Model 1895 Mannlicher bolt-action infantry rifle # 667J (6.5x53R) mfg. by Steyr in 1900. Very Good or so condition, with 60% bluing. No matching serial numbers, bore is rough and dark, but has strong rifling (likely would "shoot clean"), some pitting on external metal at wood-line from salt-cured stock. Buttstock and handguard is walnut in VG condition with some of the expected handling-marks and faint 1901-dated HEMBRUG cartouche on right side, two short hairline cracks at sides of tang, missing cleaning rod. PHOTOS . . . $375.     C&R

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action short rifle Series 10, # 94242 (7.7x58) mfg. at Nagoya in late 1944. Excellent or better condition with most original finish intact. Bluing is thin and finish is poor, but this late in the war making pretty weapons was not a priority at all. Bore is quite bright and strong. Mum is intact. Has cylindrical bolt-handle with welded safety, bolt and all bolt parts numbered 242 to match receiver. No cleaning rod (stock not routed for one), buttplate is wooden. Some scratches in stock finish but is sound, Kanji character in circle above V023 painted on right side. Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $475.    C&R

PAKISTANI Model No.4 Mk.2 Enfield bolt-action rifle # C02849 (.303 British) mfg. by Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF) in 1957 using equipment purchased from Fazakerly. Excellent condition, with full oil-blacked finish on the metal. Very little actual wear, all-matching numbers, with a mirror-perfect 5-groove bore and a 1-marked bolt-head. Wood has some handling-marks and storage-dings as well as rack-numbers stamped in the left side and a reinforcing screw in left forend. PHOTOS . . . $425.    C&R

CHILEAN Model 1912-61 Mauser bolt-action short rifle # A5118 (7.62x51 NATO) mfg. by Steyr in 1912 and rechambered to 7.62 NATO in 1961.  Very Good condition, with 60% or better thinning bluing.  No matching numbers, has strong Chilean crest above chamber. Bore is mirror-bright and extremely strong, walnut stock has original finish with considerable dings, dents and other handling-marks but is sound. Missing cleaning-rod but includes original Chilean leather sling with brass buckle and detachable rear sling swivel. PHOTOS . . . $375.      C&R   

GERMAN Standard Modell Mauser bolt-action rifle # 1845 (8mm) mfg. by Mauser around 1933 with DEATH-HEAD marking topped by SS runes on left side of barrel-shank.  Very Good condition, matching-numbered straight bolt, bore is decent.  Has all early features including finger-grooves on stock. Commercial proofs on left side of barrel-shank and receiver, right side of receiver has arrowhead enclosing number 7. Not import-marked, SS markings may or may not be spurious (there have been differing opinions expressed about this rifle by self-declared experts), a few losses on right side of forend by barrel-band and some "bored soldier" scratched characters in wood.  PHOTOS . . . $950.   C&R    SOLD

JAPANESE Type 38 Arisaka bolt-action carbine, no Series, # 112423 (6.5x50) mfg. at Nagoya in c.1915. Excellent condition with nearly full original bluing (barrel-bands are browned) and bright and strong bore. Mum is intact but for one diagonal cut. Bolt (and all bolt parts) numbered 671 likely to match assembly number. Includes original cleaning rod with open V-type ladder rear sights. Wood has original finish with a few of the expected handling marks, small strip of wood missing on left forend.  Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $575.    C&R

TURKISH Model 38 Mauser bolt-action infantry rifle # 34012 (8x57) rearsenaled by Ankara arsenal in 1938. Excellent condition, with full bluing remaining on all external meta (browning at bottom from carry). Bolt not matching (but is correct straight bolt). Bore is extremely bright and strong, completely functional. Includes brass cleaning-rod. Stock is Beech with a thin 3" long diagonal crack on left side by recoil-lug and some scuffs in finish. PHOTOS . . . $225.    C&R  

PAKISTANI Model No.4 Mk.2 Enfield bolt-action rifle # C09808 (.303 British) mfg. by Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF) in 1958. Excellent condition, with full oil-blacked finish on the metal. Very little actual wear, all-matching numbers, with a mirror-perfect 5-groove bore and a 0-marked bolt-head. Wood has some handling-marks and storage-dings as well as rack-numbers stamped in the left side and a reinforcing screw in left forend. These were made on equipment purchased from Fazakerly and are of very high quality and workmanship. PHOTOS . . . $425.    C&R   

ARGENTINE Model 1891 Mauser bolt-action rifle # W4315 (7.65x54) mfg. by DWM in 1901. Very Good condition, with 80% or better bluing, crest has been ground off top of receiver (as usual).  All metal parts numbered to receiver (except bolt and cleaning-rod). Bore is decent and mostly bright with very strong rifling. Stock has original finish with some dings and handling marks from actual public use. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $250.     C&R

CZECH Model vz24 Mauser bolt-action short rifle # 7048O1 (8x57mm) mfg. by CZ in 1927.  Near Excellent condition with 85% bluing (some carry wear on magazine floorplate and triggerguard) and a very sharp and bright bore. Three-line legend above chamber, Buttstock and bolt handle serial numbered to receiver. Walnut stock has a few handling-marks and one gouge on left side, unit-disk on right stamped 21P 9910. Includes cleaning rod and front sight protector, not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $525.    C&R   SOLD

FINN Model 91 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action rifle # 05816 (7.62x54R) barrel mfg. in 1940 by VKT on a hex receiver. Excellent condition with 90% or better bluing. Bolt body numbered 05816 (matching), bore is very bright and strong, includes cleaning-rod. Three-piece Finn stock has a few dings and handling marks buttstock has very attractive "flame" figure in grain, AV3 29262 in rectangle stamped on right side. PHOTOS . . . $425.   C&R  

POLISH Model wz48 Mosin-Nagant single-shot bolt-action training rifle # B2304 (.22 LR) mfg. by Radom in 1950. Excellent condition with 95% bluing on all metal parts and an excellent mirror-bright and strong bore. All-matching numbers, wood has some minor handling-marks and scuffs. PHOTOS . . . $375.    C&R   SOLD

VENEZUELAN Model 24/30 Mauser bolt-action carbine # 3287 (7x57) mfg. by Fabrique National in the mid-1930's. Good condition, with 30-40% or so bluing remaining, receiver is blued (as is proper for carbines) with bold crest above chamber. Bore is mostly bright and shiny, no matching numbers (but it is a proper 24/30 carbine bent-bolt) missing cleaning-rod. Has milled magazine-follower and flat milled buttplate. Wood is walnut with many handling-marks from contact with adjacent rifles.  A very attractive and handy 7mm carbine, quite a bit rarer than the short rifle, not import-marked.  PHOTO . . . $425.    C&R   SOLD

     FINN Model 91/30 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action rifle # XZ2477 (7.62x54R) mfg. by Izhevsk in 1939 with [SA] Finn property marks on left side of barrel-shank.. Excellent or better condition (not a refurb) with 95% or better bluing on all metal parts and a mirror-bright bore (NOT counterbored at muzzle). Bolt-body numbered 24777 to match, mag-floorplate not matching, buttplate scrubbed. Finn 2-piece "potbelly" buttstock has very few handling-marks, barrel-bands are of the early "button" type. Includes cleaning rod and aftermarket camo web-sling. Very tiny Century import-mark on right side of barrel, functional. PHOTOS . . . $250.    C&R   SOLD

     FINN Model 38 Mannlicher-Carcano bolt-action short rifle # K3733 (7.35 Carcano) mfg. by Terni in 1939. Very Good condition, metal shows wear only at corners but bluing is thinning. This rifle does have a gorgeous, mirror-bright bore, fixed rear sight marked 7.35. Buttstock serial number does not match receiver and it has some of the expected handling marks from actual service use. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . . $275.    C&R   

     JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action short rifle Series 33, # 9415 (7.7x58) mfg. at Toyo Kogyo in Early 1944. Excellent condition with full original bluing, chrome-lined bore is strong and mirror-bright. Mum neatly ground, has cylindrical bolt-handle with rough welded safety, No serial number on bolt (or any bolt parts), includes original cleaning rod with lame repro leather sling. Stock finish in original and intact, with a few minor handling marks and compressions. Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $325.    C&R  

     POLISH Model K98 small-ring Mauser bolt-action short rifle # 59005 (8x57mm) mfg. by Radom in c.1920.  Very Good condition with a very sharp and bright bore. Top of receiver markings were scrubbed (as usual) but they did an excellent job and it is hard to believe a crest was ever there. Bluing is 80% or so, browning on small parts. No matching serial numbers. Walnut stock has a few handling-marks and dings, no cleaning rod. Not import marked. PHOTOS . . . $450.    C&R

     ROMANIAN Model vz24 Mauser bolt-action short rifle # UR1445 (8x57mm) mfg. by CZ in 1938.  Excellent refurbished condition with a very sharp if not very bright bore. Romanian crest was scrubbed (as usual) but they did an excellent job and it is hard to believe a crest was ever there. Bluing is 90% or so, browning on small parts. Bore is a bit dark but rifling is strong and will likely "shoot clean". No number on bolt or buttstock. Walnut stock has a few minor handling-marks and compressions, no cleaning rod. Includes front sight protector and brown leather military sling. PHOTOS . . . $350.    C&R

     SOVIET Model 38 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action carbine # XT603 (7.62x54R) mfg. by Izhevsk in 1939. Excellent-PLUS refurbished condition with 99+% bluing on all metal parts and a mirror-bright bore (NOT counterbored at muzzle). All stamped matching numbers (including letter prefixes, the serial on the magazine floorplate has been lined-out and restamnped to match the rest of the carbine) with gorgeous M44 buttstock having only a few minor scrapes in its finish. PHOTOS . . . $375.    C&R    SOLD

     SOVIET Model 44 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action carbine # MC538 (7.62x54R) mfg. by Izhevsk in 1944. Excellent-PLUS arsenal-refurbished condition with full bluing on all metal parts and a mirror-bright bore (has been counterbored at muzzle). All numbered parts stamped matching with prefixes (magazine floorplate lined through and restamped to match), stock  has very few handling marks. Includes cleaning rod and 1952-dated web-sling. PHOTOS . . . $325.    C&R  

     SOVIET Model 44 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action carbine # XG2938 (7.62x54R) mfg. by Izhevsk in 1944. Excellent-PLUS arsenal-refurbished condition with full bluing on all metal parts and a mirror-bright bore (has been counterbored at muzzle). All numbered parts stamped matching with prefixes, stock  has very few handling marks (cross-bolt at wrist). Includes cleaning rod. PHOTOS . . . $325.    C&R  



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