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Selling: December 2, 2011

Lot 575: Miller - Falling Block

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Miller Arms Falling Block Rifle with Tool Box
Estimated Price: $1,600 - $2,500
Serial #Miller - Falling Block ManufacturerMiller ModelFalling Block
TypeRifle Gauge33 Catalog Page121
Barrel28 3/4 Inch Part Octagon FinishBlue Grip
Stockwalnut ClassModern Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionManufactured by the Miller Arms Co. St. Onge, South Dakota. Large dove tailed front sight base and scope bases, the bottom of the action is marked "MILLER ARMS / ST. ONGE S.D." and the serial number. There is no caliber marking and the barrel gauges at 33 caliber. All blue finish, jeweled bolt and mounted with a smooth high gloss, smooth nicely figured walnut forearm and pistol grip stock, with raised comb, cheek piece and Swiss buttplate. Complete with a leatherette toolbox containing various items including lead bullets, a powder measurer, cleaning brushes and primers.

ConditionVery fine. The rifle retains 95% original blue finish with a few scattered minor dings and scratches on the barrel. There is a noticeable spot of corrosion on the top rear of barrel around the rear scope block. The wood is also excellent with some scattered small minor pressure dents and handling marks. The action is excellent.
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