Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 3473: Two Savage "Boy's" Bolt Action Single Shot Rifles

Auction Date: December 5, 2021

Collector's Lot of Two Savage "Boy's" Bolt Action Single Shot Rifles

Share this item:

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

A) Savage Model 1905 "Boy's" Rifle

Manufacturer: Savage Arms Corporation
Model: 1905
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 22 S L LR
Barrel: 22 inch round
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 178
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 251
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Description:

Beaded blade front sight, Savage No. 21 adjustable rear sight, and standard markings. Straight grip stock with serpentine trigger guard/grip and casehardened Swiss buttplate.

Rating Definition:

Very fine, retaining 80% original blue finish on the barrel, brown patina on the trigger guard, extensive patches of spotting, and light handling evidence. 85% of the original casehardened finish remains on the Swiss buttplate. The wood is very fine with some light dings and scratches. Mechanically excellent.



B) Savage Model 1904 Deluxe "Boy's" Rifle with Inscribed Buttplate

Manufacturer: Savage Arms Corporation
Model: 1904-Rifle
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 22 S L LR
Barrel: 18 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: checkered walnut
Item Views: 178
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 251
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Description:

Blade front sight, combination peep/notch rear sight, and standard markings. Lightly figured, deluxe checkered straight grip stock with serpentine triggerguard/grip and blued steel buttplate factory inscribed "Savage Arms Co./Utica N.Y. U.S.A/Manufacturers/of/High Power/Repeating Rifles/And Ammunition". Provenance: The Milan J. Turk Collection

Rating Definition:

Very fine, retaining 80% original blue finish, some pitting around the ejection port, scattered light oxidation, and mild handling evidence. The wood is fine with a few dents and dings and some varnish loss. The buttplate retaing 40% original blue. The trigger has been lightened thus making the firing pin drop when the bolt is closed.



Customer Product Questions

There are currently no customer product questions on this lot