Lot 119: Eddystone US Model of 1917 Rifle - .30-06 Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 1273323 DESIGN: Bolt action with internal magazine. 26" barrel. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Blued steel. Full length military wood stock with fullered forearm. FEATURES: Shrouded blade front sight. Shrouded folding ladder rear sight. Crest of receiver marked "U.S. / MODEL OF 1917 / EDDYSTONE / (Serial number)". Two barrel bands with bayonet lug at bottom of front band. Top front of barrel stamped "E / (Flaming Bomb) / 11-18". Rectangular cartouche on left side of stock above trigger guard marked "3 G M - K". Sling swivels and stacking swivels. Metal butt plate with top tang and trap door reservoir for cleaning supplies (No contents inside). CONDITION: Good. Approximately 70% of the finish remains on metal components. Light scratches and wear at the edges. Bore is good. Modest scratches, scrapes, and dents to stock. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 1895-011/C&R ESTIMATE: $400 - $500