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Selling: April 20, 2012

Lot 1032: Ballard Rifle And Cartridge Co Modern - Custom

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Ballard Rifles Rolling Block Single Shot Custom Target Rifle
Estimated Price: $2,750 - $3,750
Serial #Ballard Rifle And Cartridge Co  Modern - Custom ManufacturerBallard Rifle And Cartridge Co Modern ModelCustom
TypeRifle Gauge22 LR Catalog Page188
Barrel28 Inch Octagon FinishBlue/casehardened Grip
Stockwalnut ClassModern Long Gun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionHeavy barrel with a globe front sight with level, no provisions for a rear sight on the barrel and fitted with a windage adjustable short range tang sight. The upper tang is marked "BALLARD RIFLE, LLC/CODY, WYOMING", the serial number is marked on the rear of the receiver directly behind the hammer and on the bottom of the barrel under the forearm. The caliber designation, "22 LR" is marked on the bottom barrel flat ahead of the forearm. Blue barrel, casehardened receiver and buttplate, and mounted with deluxe, nicely figured smooth walnut forearm with steel forend tip and straight grip stock with a carbine style buttplate.

ConditionExcellent. The barrel retains 99% original blue finish with a few light scratches and handling marks. The small components retain virtually all of the original bright blue finish. The receiver retains 99% original bright case colors and the trigger guard retains 90% original case colors with some fading to gray from handling. The wood is also excellent with only a few overall light handling marks. Mechanically excellent.
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