Lot 109: Danzig 1903 Dated Gew 98 Rifle - 8mm Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 8161 (matches on barrel and receiver but not the bolt and floor plate.) DESIGN: WWI Era Gewher 98 bolt action with internal magazine. 28" barrel. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Blued steel. Full length wood military stock. FEATURES: No front sight. Rear adjustable military sight. Straight bolt. The crest is stamped "(Crown)/DANZIG/1903.". Steel butt plate. Two barrel bands. Bayonet lug on bottom of front barrel band. One sling swivel remains on rear barrel band. CONDITION: Good. Approximately 50% of the finish remains on metal components. Light scratches and blotchy discoloration across all metal surfaces. Bore is good. Moderate scratches, dents, gouges, and scrapes to stock. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 4662-002/C&R ESTIMATE: $250 - $350