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GERMAN Model K43 Walther semiautomatic rifle # 9475c (8x57) mfg. by Walther (code ac) in 1943.   Excellent condition, with an exceptional mirror-bore and is a fantastic, totally functional shooter.   Bolt-carrier stamped 5893 with aye-code K43 black-painted magazine, original sight-hood and cleaning-rod.  Laminated buttstock has cupped buttplate with very few dings and handling-marks, includes correct original sling. A very attractive example, not import marked.  PHOTO . . . $3450.   Sale! $2950.   C&R 
 
Price INCLUDES full insured shipping cost (lower 48 states) in a hard case for protection

BULGARIAN Model 95/24 Mannlicher straight-pull bolt-action rifle # 16156 (8x57 Mauser) mfg. by Steyr in 1903. Very Good condition, original finish with mostly full bluing. Bore is very strong and mirror-bright. Bolt handle stamped 16156, stock numbered 16156 on left side.  Buttstock has quite a few handling marks and arsenal repair at toe. Not import-marked, very rare conversion to 8x57. PHOTOS . . . $925 Sale!  $750.  C&R  

CZECH Model 1895 Mannlicher straight-pull bolt-action carbine # 5305 (8x56R) mfg. by Brno in 1920. Excellent condition, original finish with full bluing, ČS. ST. ZBROJOVKA BRNO atop chamber. Bore is very strong and very bright. top of bolt inscribed 5305,  stock numbered 5305 on right side.  Buttstock has straight grain with very few handling marks, arsenal patch where sling swivel was on bottom.  Very rare, one of only 5000 produced at Brmo. PHOTOS . . . $950 Sale!  $750.   C&R 

ITALIAN Model 1891 Mannlicher-Carcano bolt-action infantry rifle # YK3368 (6.5x52) mfg. by Terni in 1916.  Excellent condition with 95% or so bluing, bore is mostly bright and strong. Has bent bolt, with accuracy marking (crossed rifles over target) on left side of barrel shank.  Stock is not matching with some dings and handling marks. Includes cleaning rod and U.S. Model 1907 military leather sling  PHOTOS . . . $475Sale!  $425.   C&R  

CHILEAN Model 1895 Mauser bolt-action rifle # A686 (7.62x51 NATO) mfg. by Loewe in 1895.  Excellent condition, with 95% or better deep bluing.  Bolt (and all bolt parts) matching receiver, all other parts (including stock) mismatched. Has strong Chilean crest above chamber, rear of receiver has bold 7.62 above N.  Bore and action is full of old black stinky grease, walnut stock (with 1895-dated cartouche) has original finish with considerable dings, dents and other handling-marks. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $425.    Antique, no FFL required  

U.S.A. Model 1917 bolt-action sporterized  rifle # 578110 (.30-06) made by Remington in 1918. Excellent condition, with full bluing remaining on all external metal. This appears to be at first a Remington Model 30S, which is a scarce sporting rifle made in 1931 from Model of 1917 actions which had the rear sight (and rear sight guards) removed and replaced with a Lyman peep rear fight (as does this example),  However instead of having an express-type sporting half-length buttstock this has a nicely (professionally) checkered military stock with undated High Standard barrel. Bore is mirror-bright and strong, completely functional. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $875.    C&R 

GERMAN Model Karabiner 88 bolt-action carbine (no serial number) by uncertain maker c.1893.  A very rare commercial example chambered in 8x57j caliber and featuring double-set hair-triggers, with receiver "in the white" and beautiful mottled finish on the metal of the magazine.  No manufacturer's markings or serial numbers, just load-info (as is typical on commercial rifles) on left side of the receiver, rear sight is of the folding express type.  Excellent condition, stock has very glossy finish with some really old handling marks (but no cracks or issues) and absolutely as cute as can be.  Not import-marked.  PHOTOS . . . $1275.      Antique, no FFL required   

NORWEGIAN Model 1912 Krag-Jorgenson bolt-action carbine # 20098 (6.5x55) mfg. by Kronsburg Vapenfabrikk in 1918. Excellent condition, with 95% original bluing (except on front band), all-matching serial numbers except stock, cleaning-rod present, strong markings, and a really gorgeous bright-bore. Includes unique brass muzzle-cap *AND* unique steel speedloader (by Andersen & Braathen) for the 6.5 Swedish Krag-Jorgenson magazine (pictured here). Original and unaltered, non-matching stock was professionally refinished many decades ago. These are very rare carbines, with only a few thousand having been made and most of those got chewed up during Nazi occupation in WWII.  Not import-marked.   PHOTOS . . . $1750.   C&R 

SOVIET Model 38 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action carbine # ML1101 (7.62x54R) mfg. by Izhevsk in 1943. Very Good overall arsenal-refurbished condition with full bluing on all metal parts and a somewhat bright bore (has NOT been counterbored at muzzle). All matching serial numbers (including prefix letters on small parts). Laminated buttstock has no finish and quite a few handling marks. Includes cleaning rod.  Not ugly, but not pretty either.  PHOTOS . . . $425.    C&R

SOVIET Model SKS semiautomatic carbine # IN4599 (7.62x39) mfg. by Tula in 1954. Excellent-PLUS condition, arsenal refurbished with full bluing (including bayonet) and all matching serial numbers (force-matched buttstock). Gorgeous chrome-lined bore, includes blued blade bayonet, cleaning rod, cleaning kit in the butt-trap.  PHOTOS . . . . $850.   C&R   

ARGENTINE Model 1891 Mauser bolt-action rifle # K3923 (7.65x54) mfg. by Loewe in 1894. Excellent condition, with 95% or better bluing, with intact national crest and short handguard.  All matching serial numbers, bore is excellent and bright with very strong rifling, slider on rear sight loose. Stock has original finish with some dings and handling marks from actual use over the last 124 years. Not import-marked, over 99% of all Model 1891 long rifles have the crest ground off the receiver, rare with crest intact. PHOTOS . . . $825.    Antique, no FFL required 

SPANISH Model 1893 Mauser bolt-action infantry rifle # C4314 (7x57) mfg. by DWM in 1899.  Excellent or better condition (all external blue intact, wear only at triggerguard and magazine-floorplate from carry) with no crest atop receiver. All serial numbered parts matching except for straight bolt (indistinct number) and buttstock, bore is mostly bright and very strong, missing cleaning rod. Stock and handguard appears to have original finish. Quite scarce, likely an unknown contract for a foreign government as those rifles with C-prefix serial numbers less than 4000 were manufactured for the South African Republic. . PHOTOS . . . $675.     C&R

ARGENTINE Model 1933 Mauser bolt-action carbine # 1127 (7.65x53) mfg. by Mauser (Oberndorf) in 1933 Very Good or better condition, with 80+% bluing on most parts. PROVINCIA DE BUENOS-AIRES POLICIA  above chamber bold, serial numbers all matching, includes cleaning-rod. Bore is frosted but has strong lands and grooves, somewhat weak Mauser banner atop rear receiver. Walnut stock and handguard is sound with some handling marks from actual use. PHOTOS . . . $575.     C&R 

U.S.A. Model M1 Garand semiautomatic rifle # 1637970A (.30-06) mfg. by Springfield Armory in June, 1943 with SA 6-43 original barrel.  Excellent condition with nearly full Parkerized finish on all metal. Bore is extremely strong and mirror-bright (TE = 3.0, ME = 2.0). Has mostly WWII-era SA-marked parts (WRA hammer) and a  gorgeous birch stock with walnut handguards with fewer than the usual handling marks. Not import-marked, a CMP rifle from around twenty years ago whose certificate has been misplaced. PHOTOS . . . $1075.    C&R

U.S.A. Model M1 Garand semiautomatic rifle # 3091171 (.30-06) mfg. by Springfield Armory in August, 1944 with original SA 10-44 dated barrel. Excellent condition with full light gray Parkerized finish on all metal, bore is quite nice (TE = less than 2.0, ME = 2.0). A Garand with mostly original parts (including lock-bar rear sight) with relieved op-rod. Has nice walnut stock with no visible cartouche and only a few digs and dings from adjacent rifles during storage. Not import-marked, with data sheet and CMP certificatePHOTOS . . . $1275.    C&R  

U.S.A. Model M1 Garand semiautomatic rifle # 4680832 (.30-06) mfg. by Harrington & Richardson in November, 1953 with a HRA 11-53 original barrel. Excellent-PLUS condition with full Parkerized finish remaining on all metal, bore is mirror bright (TE = 3.5, MW = 2.0) with very strong rifling. Features all HRA marked parts, totally as-issued.  Walnut stock and handguards has very few handling marks, includes correct web sling and complete cleaning kit inside butt. Not import-marked, with data sheet and CMP certificate.  PHOTOS . . . $1375.   C&R  

CZECH Model 98k Mauser bolt-action carbine # 4380L (8x57) mfg. by CZ Brno (factory code dov) in 1946.  Excellent-PLUS condition with all external blue intact and all-matching serial numbers (except for stock). Bore is mirror-bright and extremely strong. Barrel-bands are stamped, but magazine floorplate is milled. Includes cleaning rod and front sight hood. Gorgeous laminated stock and handguard sound and with minimal handling marks.  Not import-marked, very rare code that I have never seen before and could not find in my references. PHOTOS . . . $975.   C&R 

U.S.A. Model M1 Carbine semiautomatic rifle # 2905611 (.30 Carbine) mfg. by Underwood in Spring 1944 with undated  Wimchester barrel. Very Good condition with nearly full Parkerized finish remaining on all metal and having an excellent bore (ME = 2.0).  All late features, walnut buttstock has many handling marks and scrapes from use. Includes 15-round magazine (only where legal)Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $975.    C&R

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action rifle Series 30, # 54888 (7.7x58) mfg. at Toyo Kogyo in c.1941. Excellent condition with full original bluing, all matching serial numbered parts, mum nicely ground. This type has ladder rear sight, provision for monopod (missing) and plum-shaped bolt handle with checkered safety knob. Cleaning rod missing, wood has original finish and is slightly rough but no cracks. Chrome-lined bore is mirror-bright and very strong. Not import-marked.. PHOTO . . . $375.    C&R   SOLD

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action rifle Series 31, # 75356 (7.7x58) mfg. at Toyo Kogyo in early 1942. Excellent condition with full original bluing, no matching serial numbers,  mum heavily ground. This type has ladder rear sight without anti-aircraft wings, provision for monopod (missing) and plum-shaped bolt handle with checkered safety knob. Includes cleaning rod, wood has original finish and has never been sanded with many handling marks. Chrome-lined bore is mirror-bright and very strong. Not import-marked.. PHOTO . . . $360.    C&R 

JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action rifle Series 32, # 58637 (7.7x58) mfg. at Toyo Kogyo in early 1943. Excellent condition with full original bluing, no matching serial numbers (bolt and all bolt parts numbered 609),  mum is ground but mum mostly visible. This type has ladder rear sight with anti-aircraft wings, no provision for monopod and plum-shaped bolt handle with checkered safety knob. Includes cleaning rod, wood has original finish and has never been sanded with remarkably few handling marks. Chrome-lined bore is mirror-bright and very strong, metal finish is superb. Not import-marked, extraordinarily attractive. PHOTO . . . $450.    C&R 

U.S.A. Model 1903 Springfield bolt-action rifle # 322251 (.30-06) mfg. by Rock Island Arsenal in 1919 (high-number) with SA 4-32 replacement barrel.  Excellent or better condition with most Parkerizing intact. Bore is extremely strong and mirror-bright (TE = 1.5, MW = 1.25) with front sight hood. Walnut stock has a few scuffs and compressions from handling but no cracks, FJA, [OGEK] and [SAA] cartouches stamped on left side.  Not import-marked, a CMP rifle from fifteen years ago whose certificate has been misplaced. PHOTOS . . . $925.    C&R

  CZECH Model vz52 semiautomatic rifle # H33521 (7.62x45) mfg. by CZ Brno in 1957. Excellent condition with all original Parkerized finish intact and a slightly frosted but mostly bright bore. Includes folding bayonet, dual-purpose front sight hood, and correct web sling.  Stock and handguard has been refinished, stable repaired crack on the left side with some carved "bored soldier" graffiti in another language. PHOTOS . . . $625.     C&R 

  FINN Model 28-76 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action MATCH TARGET rifle # 10824 (7.62x54R), has 1977 dated ASEV1 barrel on an 1897-dated Tula receiver.  Excellent-PLUS condition with full bluing on all metal parts and an excellent mirror-bright bore (NOT counterbored at muzzle).  Matching bolt (0824), numbers on magazine floorplate scrubbed (as usual). Includes aperture front and rear sights, several very small circular plug repairs on left side of stock. A very lovely example. PHOTOS . . . $1950.    Antique, no FFL required 

  SPANISH Model 1921 Destroyer bolt-action carbine # 44783 (9x23 Largo) mfg. by Ayra Duria in 1968 (Eibar date-code N1). Excellent-PLUS condition with perfect bluing throughout. Has a sharp mirror-bore, stock is of pistol-grip type with very attractive figure and almost no handling marks. Includes one 7-round magazine (more available). PHOTOS . . . $725.    C&R  

  SPANISH Model CETME semiautomatic rifle # C07197 (.308 Winchester / 7.62 NATO) mfg. by Century Arms in circa 2000 with stamped receiver on a Spanish parts-kit. Excellent AS NEW condition, test-fired only. Has has bayonet-lug installed, includes correct bayonet and scabbard and correct sling. No magazine provided, but they are very common.  A nice, functional example. PHOTO  . . . $825.   not C&R  

  YUGOSLAVIAN Model 24/52-Č Mauser bolt-action rifle # P9904 (8mm) mfg. by Zastava in 1957. Excellent condition, a large-ring standard-length Mauser (was a Czech vz24) with 95% or better original bluing and a sharp mirror-bore. Nice Yugo crest above chamber. All-matching numbers, with all milled parts. Bent bolt has round bottom. Stock has some very minor scuffs and scratches. Includes cleaning-rod. PHOTOS . . . $475.     C&R 

YUGOSLAVIAN Model 1959/66 A1 SKS semiautomatic rifle # F-178848 (7.62x39) mfg. by Zastava in 1969. Very Good condition, with 80% or so bluing, bore is slightly frosted, and all-matching numbers with integral bayonet, non-ported grenade-launcher and night-sights. Wood is beech and shows signs of actual use, includes cleaning-rod and correct web sling. PHOTOS . . . $425.    C&R 


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