this is an old and hard to come by .22 cal. bolt action, single shot. you must pull the end knob on the bolt back to set the trigger after you load the round into the chamber.in effect, this is the saftey mechanism. this rifle has these markings on it. stevens arms co. chicopee falls, mass. usa. springfield model 83. .22 short,long and long rifle. no markins in view on the bolt.looked but could not find the date. the gun is complete and looks by its wear like it was not fired hardly at all.chamber rim is still sharp, bright and shiney.bolt and trigger pawl and firing pin look like it wass barely fired.bore is not pitted.all bluing has modest surface rust.stock is not beat up and the butt plate is v.g. cond.original,"odd ball" sights in v.g. cond.a collector of unusual and odd guns would have no trouble restoring this to a new or close to new cond. any other questions call, 717 455 1137...Charlie i will not argue on price if ya want it buy it. otherwise pass on to someone else.right hand bolt.
must be shipped ffl to ffl dealer or gunshop. postage only no handling charge.