INTERESTING & UNUSUAL MAUSER MODEL 1871 CAVALRY CARBINE:
In good to very good general condition. 39 ˝ inch overall length. Good metal showing some surface oxidation mainly on the left side. Very good markings. Unit marked on buttplate. All matching serial numbers except for the front band and the bolt washer screw. 1876 & 1877 dated. Excellent action and mirror bore. Very good stock showing some normal handling marks and staining. Faint inspector’s stamps are still visible. An unusual Mauser 71 carbine that would be worth researching!
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