Lot 159 Detail
Exceptional U.S. Springfield Model 1888 Trapdoor Rifle
Serial no. 52778, .45-70 caliber, firing a 500 grain bullet. 32 5/8-inch barrel with
pedestal front sight and Buffington rear sight. Two barrel bands. Marked at breech:
V/P/[eaglehead]/P/A. Retractable ramrod spike bayonet. Blued finish. Case-hardened
breechblock marked: U.S./Model/1884. Martial blued hammer and lock marked:
[eaglehead]/U.S./Springfield. Standard walnut stock with crisp SWP/1891 cartouche. Circle
"P" cartouche and G.C. proofs. Sling mounts.
Condition: Excellent to mint. Approximately 99-100% finish with
virtually no wear present. Vibrant case-hardening. Wood near mint with a few minor dents
present. An exceptional example.
Note: For detailed information on this model see Flayderman 9A-387.
Estimate: $3500 - $5000
kit for pinfire cartridges (7mm, 9mm & 12mm)
does it work?
Basic one shell
16 gauge caliber kit
for pinfire shotgun
manual click here
Includes a brass
case, a cap holder, a firing pin and a long screw
included (out of Europe shipment)
Revive your antique French 11mm Model
1873 (Chamelot Delvigne) revolver
Manual click here
Content : 11 mm tools + 12
reloadable cases + 1 powder measuring cup + 25 lead bullets
Price list click here