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**dou Code 1944 Production German k98 Rifle

8mm Mauser, 23" barrel, S/N 9477aa. Blued finish, laminated stock. Chamber marked {Eagle} / Wa480 / dou / 44. Barrel marked with {Eagle},  two {Eagle} / Wa480 inspections and serial number, receiver marked Mod 98. Matching serial numbers on receiver, bolt, magazine floor plate, front barrel band, under rear sight leaf and under hand guard. No marks visible in stock. With an original sling. Produced by Waffenwerke Brunn.

Provenance:From the Collection of Charlie Hinton

Condition:

Very good. Retains some strong thinning blue on the barrel with more on the receiver. Clear markings in metal, none in wood except under forend. Mechanically functional, fine bore. Stock with some old added finish and apparently lightly sanded, showing some minor bumps and digs. Sling with moderate wear in about good condition.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,500
09/09/2021

 

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