Lot 115: Ankara K Kale Turkish Mauser Rifle - 8mm Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 97842 (Non matching bolt and floor plate) DESIGN: Turkish made Mauser bolt action with internal magazine. 29" barrel. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Blued steel. Full length military stock. FEATURES: Blade front sight. Rear adjustable military sight. Straight bolt. Top of receiver is stamped "T C / AS FA / ANKARA / K. KALE / 1942". Two barrel bands. Bayonet lug at the bottom of the front band. Metal butt plate with brass screws. Sling swivels. Comes with bayonet and metal scabbard. CONDITION: Very good. Approximately 80% + of the finish remains on metal components. Light scratches and spotty pitting to metal surfaces. Bore is very good. Modest scratches to stock with longitudinal cracks on both sides of the butt stock at the rear. Spotty discoloration to bayonet blade. Numerous dents to scabbard with significant loss of surface finish. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 4520-040/C&R ESTIMATE: $150 - $200