April 27-30, 2021 Extraordinary Firearms & Militaria
Category:
Search By:
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 4/27/2021
Standard 32 - 5/8" "V / P / (Eagle Head) / P" proofed barrel chambered for .45-70. Standard "R" marked rifle rear sight and bayonet lug front. Full length walnut stock with script "SWP / 1881" cartouche and circle "P" proof. Mounted with 2 blued iron bands and a "US" marked butt plate. Case hardened breech block marked "U.S./MODEL/1873" and blued lock plate marked with federal eagle and "U.S./SPRINGFIELD". Complete with trowel bayonet sporting an original leather scabbard and wooden plug handle. CONDITION: Excellent. Retains the vast majority of its original blued finish with some areas including trigger guard, hammer, butt plate, and bands starting to fade to patina with light losses. Strong case colors exhibited on breech block. Stock very good with expected marks throughout. Very good, bright bore with strong rifling. Fine mechanics. Bayonet very good. BAS
Name
Value
Accessories
Bayonet
Barrel Length
32 - 5/8"
Caliber/Bore
.45-70 Govt.
Drop at Comb
Drop at Heel
FFL Status
Antique
Length of Pull
Manufacturer
Springfield
Model
1879 Trapdoor
Paperwork
Serial Number
173072
(A) HIGH CONDITION US SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1879 TRAPDOOR RIFLE.
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $750.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $1,920.00
Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Number Bids: 8
Auction closed on Friday, April 30, 2021.
Email A Friend
Ask a Question
Have One To Sell

Auction Notepad

 

You may add/edit a note for this item or view the notepad:  

Submit    Delete     View all notepad items