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Lot 4354: Three European Military Bolt Action Rifles

Auction Date: February 18, 2022

Three European Military Bolt Action Rifles

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $900 - $1,400

A) German Spandau GEW. 88 Rifle

Manufacturer: Spandau
Model: GEW88
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 8 mm Mauser
Barrel: 29 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 675
Item Interest: Average
Serial Number:
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Bore Condition: Very Dark - Heavy pitting throughout
Rating:

OG - POOR- major or minor parts replaced; major replacement parts required and extensive restoration needed; metal deeply pitted; principal lettering, numerals and design obliterated, wood badly scratched, bruised, cracked or broken; mechanically inoperative; generally undesirable as a collectors firearm in its present state.

WB - WOOD IS BETTER FOR THE PERCENT OF FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

"1895" dated. Barrel bent at muzzle. With Gibbs Rifle Company box.

B) Remington Imperial Russian Model 1891 Mosin Nagant Rifle

Manufacturer: Remington Arms Inc
Model: 1891
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 7.62x54 R
Barrel: 31 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: hardwood
Item Views: 675
Serial Number:
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Bore Condition: Slight Darkening - Light to moderate pitting
Rating:

OD - VERY GOOD- all original parts; none to 30% original finish; original metal surfaces smooth with all edges sharp; clear lettering, numerals and design on metal; wood slightly scratched or bruised.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

"1917" dated. Stock cut for scope mount. Barrel band retaining springs absent.

C) Yugoslavian Model 24/47 Mauser Rifle

Manufacturer: Yugoslavia
Model: M24/47
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 8 mm Mauser
Barrel: 23 1/2 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 675
Serial Number:
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Bore Condition: Shiny - Very little wear
Rating:

NC - FINE- All original finish 90% - 94% or better, some dings in wood wear commensurable with percent of finish. In working order.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

With shipping box (numbered "1387", one digit off), bayonet, clip pouch, and sling.

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