Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Cadet Rifle

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Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Cadet Rifle  Guns > Rifles > Military Misc. Rifles US > Pre-1900
Description: This is a U.S. Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Cadet Rifle for sale chambered in 45-70 caliber. It is similar to the Model 1879 Cadet with a 29 1/2 inch barrel. The bore is in very good condition with some sparse pitting. The rifle is equipped with a Buffington rear sight which is marked with the letter "R". The breech block is marked "U.S./MODEL/1884" and the lock plate is marked with the eagle/shield motif along with "U.S./SPRINGFIELD 1873" ahead of the hammer. The left rear side of the barrel is stamped with "V/P/eagle head/P" proofs. The letter "A" is stamped on the top of the barrel at the breech. The oiled finished stock has a inspectors cartouche, but it is difficult to read. The stock has two barrel bands. A sling swivel is attached to the trigger guard and a sling swivel and stacking swivel are attached to the front barrel band. The rifle has a button head cleaning rod. This item is for sale in my retail store and can be sold while the ad is active. Please ask for more pictures if needed.

Condition: Used - See Item Description
Caliber: .45-70 Government
Location: MA

Trades Accepted: No

Hunter's Trading Post
Zero Winter St
Weymouth, MA 02188

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Item #: 963873440
Stock No.: Antique
Seller Since: Oct. 2005
Seller Level: Gold Seller
This seller is an FFL
City: Weymouth
State: MA

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