US Springfield model 1884

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US Springfield model 1884   Guns > Rifles > Military Misc. Rifles US > Pre-1900
Description: This is a very fine example of an original Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor rifle that was manufactured in 1887. The lock is marked with the eagle shield motif followed by "U.S./SPRINGFIELD" ahead of the hammer. The breech is the correct low arch model marked "U.S./MODEL/1884". Pinned blade front sight and Buffington rear sight marked "R" on the upper right-hand corner. The rear of the barrel is marked with the "V/P/eagle head/P" proof and inspector marks. Blue finish with casehardened breechblock and upper tang. Three click tumbler and mounted with a one-piece stock with metal forend cap, two barrel bands both marked with a "U", slotted button head cleaning rod and steel "U.S." marked butt plate without compartment. "SWP/1887" cartouche on the left wrist and circled script "P" and small stamped "W" on the underside behind the trigger guard. Complete with a brown leather sling. BBL: 32 5/8 inch round Stock: walnut Gauge: 45-70 Finish: blue/casehardened Grips: Serial Number: 383XXX Condition: Very fine. The barrel, lock and hammer retain 90% original blue finish with some areas fading to a smooth plum patina. The breechblock and upper tang retain 95% original case colors. The stock is also very fine with a dark area on the right rear of the buttstock and overall some scattered minor dings and dents, with crisp cartouche. The markings are crisp and clear. The action is excellent. The sling is excellent. Please email for additional pictures This rifle is priced very well and you won't find another in this nice in this price range.


Condition: Used - See Item Description
Brand: SPRINGFIELD ARMORY
Caliber: .45-70 Government
Location: FL

Trades Accepted: I trade for Japanese swords and WW II items.

I can be reached monday through friday between 9:00am to 4:00pm. For additional info please email .

Shipping Notes: Will ship in a Protected gun case and insured.

Item #: 952913047
SKU: Trapdoor 1884
Seller Since: Dec. 2000
Seller Level: Verified
This seller is NOT an FFL
City: Miami
State: FL
Price:
SOLD


Shipping: $40.00
Accepted Payment Methods: Check Money Order
Returns: 3 Days

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