** Inland Division M1 Carbine (Sporterized)

.30 caliber. 17" barrel length. SN: 208869. Gas operated semi automatic rifle with adjustable aperture rear and fixed blade front sight with ear protectors. Parkerized metal finish with checkered semi pistol grip walnut stock and forearm. Item features a Type-I narrow barrel band, flat-top bolt, two rivet handguard, low wood, and a push button safety toggle. Markings include "U.S. CARBINE/CAL. .30 M1" to front of receiver, and "INLAND DIV./{serial number}" to rear of receiver. Barrel is marked "INLAND DIV. MFG./GENERAL MOTORS/2-43" behind front sight. Rear aperture sight is marked "I.R.CO" to left side. Item appears to have been sporterized and is fitted to an M1-style checkered stock with white spacers, black grip cap, and black buttplate. Item is without magazine. 


Good. Bore is frosty. Barrel, frame, trigger guard, and ejector slot have moderate to heavy oxidation and pitting. Stock has some minor scratches, bites, and white paint scuffs overall. Grip spacers are beginning to darken. Item has throat and muzzle erosion readings of 0 to 1. 

Estimate: $600 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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