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* Springfield M-1 Garand Rifle,

.30 caliber, 24" barrel, serial number 2738964. Relic firearm, found in front of a foxhole where the Battle of the Bulge was fought.

Provenance:Ex. Harry B. Andree, Jr.

Condition:A relic, it was found buried under the ground near a U.S. foxhole. There are two spots on the barrel where rounds hit it. It is frozen in time. No wood and is so badly corroded that the live rounds are corroded and still in the weapon. Label reads "A great piece of Americana found by a Cate Schuman of Lux." If this gun could talk it would tell the horrors of battle.

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,955
05/02/2008

 

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