Alexander Historical Auctions LLC

Lot 418

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German 1943 production K98 Mauser, serial number 759 which matches on all such stamped parts of the weapon. The stock apparently original, bears virtually no damage save a few very scattered tiny dings. Barrel is unblued and lightly tarnished, and bore appears to be excellent. Engraved with maker 'CE' (for J. P. Sauer) and date '43' on top of the chamber, with about five inspection marks scattered about the weapon. Cleaning rod is present. The flip up rear sight activates smoothly, the front site has a modern clip-on shade. The butt plate is undented nor is it scratched or otherwise damaged. The bolt action on this rifle is smooth, with no hang-ups, the safety operates fine. Fitted with a new replacement leather sling. Firearms are ONLY sold and shipped to buyers in the USA, no exceptions. All firearms, regardless of age and type, are to be shipped from a registered Federal Firearms License (FFL) holder, to a registered FFL. The buyer is responsible for locating an FFL in their locale to receive the firearm(s) and perform any required background checks. The buyer is also responsible for contacting the FFL which has custody of the guns in our locale in order to pay the necessary transfer fees and shipping and handling costs. The contact information for the shipping FFL will be provided in the successful buyer's invoice. The transfer fees for our FFL are $25 for each long gun, and $45 for each handgun. These fees, and any fees levied by the receiving FFL in the buyer's locale, are the sole responsibility of the buyer.

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February 8, 2021 10:00 AM EST

Chesapeake City, MD, US

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Bid Increments
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$0 $99 $10
$100 $499 $20
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 $99,999 $5,000
$100,000 + $10,000