November 28, 2018 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle

45-70 caliber, 32.5" barrel with large V P and eagle, S/N 419160, Buffington rear barrel sight, Walnut stock with cleaning rod. A brass tag on the left side of stock between the sidelock screws with a number "1'  most likely an old collectors tag.


The Barrel and receiver retaining most of the original blue finish with little wear and just beginning to lightly fade.  Breechblock has most of the case colors. The stock has normal nicks and dings.  A very crisp SWP/1888 Cartouche. A crisp circle "P" firing proof behind the triggerguard.  Triggerguard, buttplate, and bands retain most of the original blue finish.  Overall an excellent example.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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