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Selling: December 3, 2010

Lot 1782: Spain - Destroyer

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A) Spanish Destroyer Bolt Action Carbine
Estimated Price: $1,100 - $1,600
Serial #Spain - Destroyer ManufacturerSpain ModelDestroyer
TypeCarbine Gauge9 Mm Bergman Catalog Page62
Barrel21 Inch Round FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassCurio & Relic Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionUsed by Spanish police and prison services, including the Guardia Civil from the mid 1930s to the late 1960s. Blade front and ladder rear sights, barrel proofs dated 1956 (B1), Destroyer logo on top of receiver with importer marking. Smooth straight grip stock with sling swivels.

ConditionExcellent. Overall the carbine retains 80% original blue finish with the balance(the top and front exposed section of the barrel) having turned a smooth brown patina. The stock is fine with a hairline crack near the receiver tang and some minor dings and scratches with light sanding on the side of the buttstock with a loose buttplate.
B) Spanish Destroyer Bolt Action Carbine
Serial #Spain - Destroyer ManufacturerSpain ModelDestroyer
TypeCarbine Gauge9 Mm Bergman Catalog Page62
Barrel21 Inch Round FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassCurio & Relic Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionAs described in "A", but manufactured in 1962 (H1) and importer marking on the barrel.

ConditionExcellent. Overall with 70% of the original blue finish remaining with the balance; the top and exposed front section of the barrel having turned to a brown patina. The stock is very good with an old hairline crack starting under the cocking piece, with some minor dents, dings and scratches. Overall from actual duty used. With 80% of the original varnish remaining. The underside of the buttstock(lower toe area) has several heavier pressure dents.
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