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Military Rifles for sale

  items as of 12 July 2018, updated 14 July 2018  


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GERMAN Standard Modell Mauser bolt-action rifle # B40975 (8x57mm), mfg. by Mauser in circa 1932 with MAUSER BANNER atop chamber.  Excellent-PLUS condition with full original bluing with all-milled parts and a flat buttplate. Appears to have all matching serial numbers, but I believe that the correct straight bolt has been numbered to match and am selling it as such. Bore is very sharp and mirror-bright, includes cleaning rod. Not import marked, a beautiful example  PHOTO . . . $1250.   C&R 

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.    C&R 

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.    C&R  

U.S.A. Model M1 Garand semiautomatic rifle # 3443038 (.30-06) mfg. by Springfield Armory in January, 1945 with a SA 6-53 barrel.  Excellent condition with full Parkerized finish, bore is bright (TE = 3.5, MW = 2.0) with very strong rifling. A Korean War era rebuild at Raritan Arsenal with typical mix of wartime and postwar parts. Stock is very attractive walnut with a few dents, scrapes and dings from actual use and storage. Not import-marked.   PHOTOS . . . $1050.    C&R  

U.S.A. Model M1 Garand semiautomatic rifle # 3113723 (.30-06) mfg. by Springfield Armory in August, 1944 with a SA 6-46 barrel.  Excellent condition with full Parkerized finish, bore is bright (TE = 3.75, MW = 2.0) with very strong rifling, pad not chromed, chamber is bright. A early postwar Rock Island rebuild with all wartime parts (including WRA bolt). Stock has arsenal wood inserts in trigger guard area to tighten fit - typical of Rock Island workmanship.  Some dings and handling marks on wood. Not import-marked, with CMP certificate of authenticityPHOTOS . . . $1050.   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. PHOTOS . . . $950.    C&R 

AUSTRIAN Model 1895 Mannlicher straight-pull bolt-action carbine # 32N (8x50R) mfg. by Steyr in 1909. Excellent condition, 109 year-old original blued finish very fresh and dark.  Bore is very strong and bright, handguard numbered 32, bolt not numbered (usual for non-reworked guns of this type). Stock has many handling marks and a gouge on left side, with 32N stamped on left side and initials H.W. scratched on right side.  Not import-marked, scarce original carbine in its original caliber. . . PHOTOS . . . $425C&R  

  GERMAN Model Gewehr 1871/84 Mauser bolt-action rifle # 8317 (11mm) mfg. by Spandau in 1888 with 31 1/2" barrel.  An restored Very Good example, no matching serial numbers, reportedly a working and functional prop for the movie. "The Last Samurai" starring Tom Cruise (2003). Full strong bluing with receiver "in the white" and a near perfect mirror-bright bore.  Buttplate unit-markings not clear due to corrosion, Buttstock is a repro with weak cartouches. Only a few scuffs in the wood. Not import marked, completely functional. PHOTOS . . . $450.     Antique, no FFL required    SOLD

  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 . . . $475.    C&R  

  U.S.A. Model 03-A3 Springfield bolt-action rifle # 4103975 (.30-06) mfg. by Remington in November 1943 with RA 11-43 original barrel.  Excellent or better condition with full Parkerizing intact. Bore is extremely strong and mirror-bright (TE = 2.0, MW = 4.0). Walnut stock has a few scuffs from handling and 3975 stamped on right side. .  Includes CMP certificate of authenticity.. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $1325.    C&R  

CHINESE Model SKS semiautomatic rifle # 238634 (7.62x39), made at Factory 26 in 1958 with blade-bayonet. Very Good condition overall, metal has wear with 60% original bluing, stock has normal handling marks from a actual use and storage. All matching serial numbers (including the stock) except for triggerguard. Has gorgeous chrome-lined bore. One of the recent imports from Albania whose date can be proven to be a Curio & Relic. PHOTOS  . . . $425.     C&R   SOLD

  JAPANESE Type 99 Arisaka bolt-action short rifle Series 10, # 30875 (7.7x58) mfg. at Nagoya in late 1944. Very Good or so condition with much 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 (not chrome-lined) is somewhat bright and strong. Heavily ground mum, has cylindrical bolt-handle with welded safety, bolt and all bolt parts numbered 726 (not matching). No cleaning rod (never had one), buttplate is wooden. Many scratches and dings in stock finish with thin crack by left recoil lug. Not import-marked. PHOTO . . . $275.    C&R   SOLD

  SPANISH Model 1893 long rifle # 2X3281 (7x57mm) made by Oviedo in 1928. Near Excellent condition, with 90% or better original blued finish. Mismatched bolt, but remaining numbered parts stamped 3281 (matching). Bore is very bright and strong. Walnut stock has some dings and other marks to be expected of a 90 year-old military rifle that saw service. Missing cleaning rod, Not import marked.   PHOTOS . . . $450.    C&R

  SPANISH Model 1921 Destroyer bolt-action carbine # 35495 (9x23 Largo) mfg. by Ayra Duria in 1962 (Eibar date-code H1). Excellent-PLUS condition with perfect bluing throughout. Has a sharp mirror-bore, stock is of pistol-grip type with almost no handling marks. Includes one 7-round magazine (more available). PHOTOS . . . $625.   C&R   SOLD

  U.S.A. Model 788 bolt-action rifle # B6050405 (.308 Winchester) mfg. by Remington in 1973.   Excellent-PLUS condition, essentially NEW but no box or paperwork.  Has new professionally mounted BARSKA 6.5-20x50 Varmint scope and detachable 3-round magazine. Bore is extremely strong (as new) and definitely mirror-bright. Not import-marked. PHOTOS . . . $475.   not C&R (will be eligible in 5 1/2 years)

  YUGOSLAVIAN Model 48A Mauser bolt-action rifle # P58176 (8mm) mfg. by Zastava in 1952. Excellent condition, full external bluing on all metal components and a sharp mirror-bore. Clear Tito-era Yugoslavian crest above chamber, underside of bolt-knob flattened. All matching serial numbers. Stock has some handling marks and a few dings but is sound. No cleaning-rod but includes front sight-hood.  PHOTOS . . . $450.     C&R  


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