Lot 160 Detail
Rare and Exceptional Experimental "Positive Cam" U.S. Springfield Model 1888
Serial no. 415518, .45-70 caliber, 32 5/8-inch barrel with pedestal front sight and
Buffington rear sight. Marked at breech: V/P/[eaglehead]/P/J/A. Two barrel bands.
Case-hardened low-arch breechblock marked: U.S./Model/1888. Positive cam in breechblock,
the firing pin screw visible from right side of breechblock. Martial blued hammer and lock
marked: [spread eagle]/U.S./Springfield. Standard walnut stock with crisp SWP/1888
cartouche. Circle "P" and "O" cartouches behind tang. Conventional
cleaning rod. Sling mounts [see Flayderman 9A-388].
Condition: Excellent to mint. Approximately 95-98% finish with slight
wear to relief edges. Vibrant case-hardening. Excellent to mint stock with a few
insignificant marks. Bright bore. An exceptional and probably the best existing example of
the100 of these made.
Estimate: $15000 - $20000
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