United States - Springfield Armory - Cavalry - Centerfire - Rifle - 45 / 70

Description
United States - Springfield Armory - Cavalry - Centerfire - Rifle - 45 / 70
Good - 1884 - Barrel is Rifled

Unique rifle this US Springfield 1882/ 1884 cal 45 /70 with tube magazine in the butt. Of this weapon 753 have been produced and you will rarely come across one. The rifle is in exceptionally beautiful and original condition, the tube magazine works well and the weapon yokes well and goes off well. Suitable for black powder shooting and for your collection
The last photo shows the description from Flaydman’s book.
The pictures speak for themselves.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
United States
Manufacturer/ Maker
Springfield Armory
Weapon Type
Rifle
Firing mechanism
Centerfire
Sub-type
Cavalry
Caliber
45 / 70
Condition
Good
Year of Manufacture
1884
Barrel Rifling
Barrel is Rifled
Overall Length
124 cm
Barrel/ blade length
70 cm
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