Lot 108: Springfield Armory Model 1903 Rifle - .30-06 Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 1256573 DESIGN: Military bolt action with internal magazine. 24" barrel. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Parkerized and blued steel. Full length wood military stock with low comb. FEATURES: Pinned blade front sight. Adjustable rear ladder sight. Top of receiver stamped vertically with the serial number and "U.S./SPRINGFIELD/ARMORY/MODEL 1903". Inspector's cartouche "D.A.L." on left side of stock above trigger. "P" proofed on bottom of stock at wrist behind trigger guard. Two barrel bands with bayonet lug at bottom of front band. Top front of barrel stamped "S A / flaming bomb / 5-23". Checkered metal butt plate with trap door reservoir for cleaning supplies (no contents inside). Sling swivels and stacking swivel. Period leather sling. CONDITION: Excellent. Approximately 85% + of the finish remains on metal components. Sporadic light scratches. Light muzzle wear. Bore is very good. Modest scratches and scrapes to stock. Both sides of the stock at the wrist are lightly dimpled from the jaws of a vice. Sling is moderately cracked but supple. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 4662-001/C&R ESTIMATE: $400 - $500