Lot#35 Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle in 45/70 with 32.75″ Barrel

Starting bid: $745.00

Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle in 45/70 with 32.75″ Barrel

Item condition: Used

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Auction starts: October 1, 2019 7:00 pm

Auction ends: October 5, 2019 9:50 pm

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Description

Lot#35   Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle in 45/70 with 32.75″ Barrel.  This rifle features a Bluffington rear sight, a good clean bore with plenty of remaining rifling, nice bluing on barrel and receiver, average finish on side plate and hammer and very clean wood with no cracks or splits with a faint cartouche showing on the left side of stock.  The lock markings are crisp and the action is strong.  The letter A on top of the barrel, the U.S. Model 1884 stamped on top of breech plate and Eagle and U.S. Springfield on lockplate are very clear markings.  This is a great example of this Trapdoor that is in very good condition.  What a great find at a great price      Estimated Value:    Low: $1,000  High: $1,500

Auction History

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