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Cz - VZ24

Lot 409
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Estimated Price: $950 - $1,600
Two Czechoslovakian Military Rifles -A) Japanese Contract Czech VZ24 Mauser Bolt Action Rifle with P Prefixed Serial number
Serial # ManufacturerCz ModelVZ24
TypeRifle Gauge8 Mm Mauser Catalog Page83
Barrel Length23 Inch Round FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassCurio & Relic Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionInverted "V" and tangent rear sights, receiver ring dated 1937, and bayonet lug. Bolt and stock are numbered to the gun. Rifle has the "P" prefixed serial number. Many VZ-24 rifles with the P prefix were used by Imperial Japanese naval landing forces during World War II.

ConditionVery fine. The rifle retains 90% original blue finish with the balance a smooth brown patina with some pin point pitting. The wood is also very fine with some minor pressure dents and dings, along with two small holes in the grip area (left side).
B) Czech VZ47 Training Air Rifle
Serial # ManufacturerCz ModelVZ47 Air Rifle
TypeRifle Gauge177 Catalog Page83
Barrel Length20-1/4 Inch Round FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassOther RatingSee Condition
DescriptionInverted front sight and adjustable rear sight graduated from 10-25, with the Czech crest on the receiver. Smooth pistol grip stock with finger groove forearm.

ConditionExcellent. The air rifle retains 95% plus of the blue finish with the barrel and front band thinning to a gray patina with some scattered minor handling marks. The receiver has some pin point pitting and some minor spotting on the buttplate. The stock is also excellent with some scattered minor handling marks.
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