Springfield M 1888 Trapdoor 45/70 rifle in original rare configuration. Made in 1891 with a good 1891 inspector’s cartouche and "P" firing proof. Excell bore. Rare original arsenal metal pistol-grip with proof marks properly placed, front sight hood. Possibility a rifle issued for match shooting. Sling, Buffington rear sight, rod bayonet. VG wood and metal.