Rock Island Auction Company
A
B

Lot 515: Two Desirable European Bolt Action Target-Hunting Rifles in 6.5

Auction Date: June 22, 2022

Two Desirable European Bolt Action Target-Hunting Rifles in 6.5 mm

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,700 - $2,500

A) Scarce Carl Gustafs Swedish Model CG-63 Match-Target Rifle with Sights and Riser Rail

Manufacturer: Gustaf Carl
Model: CG-63
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 6.5 x 55 mm Swedish
Barrel: 29 1/2 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 421
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Bore Condition: Shiny - Very little wear
Rating:

NB - EXCELLENT- near new condition 95% - 98%, used but little, no noticeable marring of wood or metal, bluing near perfect (some wear at muzzle or sharp edges can be expected).

Description:

This is a very desirable late production Swedish model CG-63 Bolt Action Match-Target rifle. These were originally Swedish model 1938 rifles that were converted by the NORMA factory into CG-63 target rifle for the international rifle matches, firing the excellent 6.5X55mm cartridge. Receiver marked, Crown/C over CARL GUSTAFS/1917. Receiver side wall marked Crown/C inspection proof and armorers mark of "HK". Fitted with the SODERIN micrometer target rear sight and Anschutz type Globe front sight with a circular aperture insert. Has a rare factory made riser forend block that extends from the triggerguard to tip of the stock with hand-stop rail. The side of the riser has the three Crowns over the Wreath. Fitted with its original matching numbered bolt.

Rifle in 6.5 Swedish with Scope

Manufacturer: BSA
Model: Bolt Action
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 6.5 mm Sweedish
Barrel: 22 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 421
Serial Number:
Class: Modern Long Gun
Bore Condition: Bright - Shows little or no wear
Rating:

NB - EXCELLENT- near new condition 95% - 98%, used but little, no noticeable marring of wood or metal, bluing near perfect (some wear at muzzle or sharp edges can be expected).

Description:

Desirable late production BSA Monarch model bolt action rifle that has been refitted with a new stainless steel, light target weight type barrel in the desirable 6.5X55mm Swedish cartridge. The barrel has a heavy varmint type contour and the muzzle measures aproximatley .700. This would make an excellent hunting or light target rifle, as this is a very accurate cartridge for either. The barrel is stamped "B.R. DOW" (probably the smith that installed the barrel) and the side of the receiver is stamped with the BSA Three-Crossed Rifles Trade/Mark with a BNP proof. It has its original English walnut type sporting stock with rose-wood grip cap and BSA marked rubber recoil pad. Fitted with a Weaver K10 scope with adjustable objective and standard cross-hair reticule, clear sharp optics. This rifle is complete with 50 each new Remington Peters 6.5X55mm cases, a new set of RCBS 6.5X55mm reloading dies and a partial box (35 total) of BARNES 100gr bullets.

Customer Product Questions

There are currently no customer product questions on this lot