Lot 189: H&R US Model 1873 Rifle - .45-70 Gov't Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 771 DESIGN: Reproduction breech loading single shot. 32-5/8" round barrel. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Blued steel. Case hardened breech block. Military full stock with low comb. FEATURES: Blade front sight. Rear folding ladder sight. Serrated trigger. Lock plate marked with the American Eagle motif and "US / SPRINGFIELD" in front of the hammer. Front of breechblock stamped "U.S./MODEL/1873". Curved case hardened butt plate marked "US" on top tang. Two piece trigger guard. Two barrel bands. Sling swivels and standard leather sling. Metal ramrod with slotted tip. CONDITION: Excellent. Approximately 90% + of the finish remains on metal components. A few light scratches and nicks to metal surfaces. Bore is excellent. Light scratches and scrapes to stock. Ramrod is difficult to remove. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 4748-006/FFL ESTIMATE: $200 - $400