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* International Harvester M-1 Garand Rifle,

.30-06 caliber, serial number 4659255. Heel of the receiver bears the "Gap Letter" or third type marking and is marked on the side IHC F 6528291. The barrel is marked LMR D6535448 5 53 A12. Bolt is marked D6528287IHC. OP rod is straight cut, flat-sided, modified with the relief cut and is marked D6535382 IHC. Trigger housing is marked IHC D6528290. Triggerguard is unmarked, stamped with bent hook. Gas cylinder is unmarked, has a flat on top rear ring and has a narrow front sight base. There is no front sight seal and the gas cylinder lock is high. There is a remnant of a cartouche having been worn down at the top. There is an unserifed P in a circle and an unserifed A below it on the front of the pistol grip.

Provenance:Ex. Harry B. Andree, Jr.

Condition:The metal shows use, but no abuse and generally is in very fine condition. The two handguards are in excellent condition. The buttstock has a number of dents and scratches, particularly on the left center. The bed of the stock is marked "2492." The rifle offers promise, improving to very good with a little attention given to it.

Estimate: $600 - $900
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,150
05/02/2008

 

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