RARE MODEL 1873 GERMAN CAPTURED FRENCH CHASSEPOT SHORT RIFLE:
In very good plus original condition. 46 ½ inch overall length. Converted by the Germans to a short rifle configuration bt remaining in its original needle configuration. 11mm caliber. Fine metal with good markings. Fine stock with an outstanding French inspector cartouche. Excellent action with original needle and gasket still present. Excellent bore. A rare and desirable Imperial German rifle!
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