This is a Springfield Armoury Mod 1898 in .30-40 Krag-Jorgensen rifle, It is a Norwegian designed bolt action rifle that was adopted in 1892 as the standard United States Army military long arm, chambered in the U.S. .30-40 Krag, All versions of these were made under licence by the Springfield Armoury between 1892 and 1903,The Krag used a unique and efficient side loading gate mechanism,
The over all condition of this rifle is very good the bore is clean,
The bolt is very smooth and the trigger crisp,
The sights are complete and in good order,
Over all this is a very nice example of a unusual rifle,
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