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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
M1879 45-70 rifle SN245643 - $650.00

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M1879 Springfield 45-70 "trapdoor" rifle. Serial number 245643. Clear cartouche in stock with date of 1883. Metal parts have a mottled patina overall with some scattered light pitting. Stock is very good, showing average wear and use overall with scattered handling marks and a small chip by one of the lock bolts. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.