US Model 1884 Springfield Trapdoor Rifle

.45-70 caliber, 32.625" barrel with two barrel bands, S/N 473078. Blued and color case hardened finish, smooth walnut stock. Standard Springfield lock markings and barrel proofs, 1884 marked breech bock, clear SWP/1889 cartouche on reverse of stock and fine [circle]-P proof behind triggerguard. Low arch breech, grooved trigger, 3-click tumbler. Correct Buffington rear sight, correct cleaning rod, retains stacking and both sling swivels, solid buttplate without trapdoor.


Fine. Retains most of the blued finish with some thinning and light wear, case colors on block still mostly vivid. All markings clear and crisp. Mechanically functional, fine bore. Stock fine with a feathery grain, some light handling marks and a tiny chip forward of the lock.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
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