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Lot 384: WWII German "byf/43" Mauser K98k Rifle with Bayonet

World War II German "byf/43" Code Mauser K98k Bolt Action Rifle with Bayonet

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

Lot 384: WWII German "byf/43" Mauser K98k Rifle with Bayonet

World War II German "byf/43" Code Mauser K98k Bolt Action Rifle with Bayonet

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

Estimated Price: $1,400 - $2,250
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World War II German "byf/43" Code Mauser K98k Bolt Action Rifle with Bayonet

Manufacturer: Mauser
Model: 98K-Rifle
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 7.92 mm Mauser
Barrel: 24 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: laminate
Item Views: 954
Item Interest: Very Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 251
Class: Curio & Relic Long Gun
Description:

Hooded blade and tangent sights, "byf/43" and "Mod.98" marked receiver, "eagle/135" proofs in the appropriate places, matching serial numbers marked on various components, with a stamped front barrel band and other components milled. Smooth laminated stock with a cupped buttplate. Includes a "40" dated "W.K.C." (Weyersberg Kirschbaum & Co.) marked bayonet, metal scabbard with leather frog, and period leather sling. Provenance: The Paul Crockett Jr. Collection

Rating Definition:

Very fine, retains 70% plus original blue finish with smooth brown patina on the balance and some scattered patches of light pitting. Stock is fine with defined edges, some scattered scratches and dents, a few chips and a crack ahead of the top right of the buttplate. Mechanically excellent. Included bayonet is fine, scabbard is good.



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