Scarce Antique Austrian Model 1886 Mannlicher Infantry Rifle Grade 3 Version.
This was the first magazine repeating rifle adopted by the Austrian Infantry.
A straight pull bolt action rifle in 11.15mm x 58R with 5-shot integral box magazine; it became obsolete after only 2 years with the introduction of the 8mm higher velocity cartridge.
The top band incorporates bayonet lug and stacking hook, the middle band with volley sight.
As G138 but stocks with some breaks, deep bruising, abrasions and dull steel finish with some pitting. Can be vastly improved with glueing, cleaning and home restoration.
OA 132cm, Brl 80cm
An Antique Obsolete Calibre - Fully Working – No Licence Required
£295 + £18 P&P