AUSTRALIAN FINE ARMS

ON-LINE CATALOGUE

6th March, 2021

March 2021 Catalogue: Items 201 – 250

ITEM 201

COLT MOD. 1911A1 S/A SERVICE PISTOL: 45 auto; 8 shot magazine;124mm barrel with exc bore & sharp rifling; parkerized finish to all metalwork in vg cond with some surface scuffs to top of slide, front strap; handling marks overall; patents, Hartford address & rampart horse trademark to the lhs of slide, G.H.D. & P to lhs of frame; UNITED STATES PROPERTY, M1911A1 U.S. ARMY to rhs of slide; P to top of slide; brown military composite chequered grips in vg to exc cond, some minor handling marks overall; overall in exc wo & g to vg cond. #1101899 L/R mfg 1943

$2000 – 2500

ITEM 202

COLT FRONTIER SCOUT S/A REVOLVER: 22 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 120mm round barrel with vg bore ; blued finish to metal work with wear to lhs of barrel towards muzzle & on cylinder; COLT SINGLE ACTION FRONTIER SCOUT 22 LR stamped to lhs of barrel, Colts patent & address to top; Colt trademark to lhs of frame under cylinder; overall very good cond. #138369F Post 1947 L/R

$700 – 900

ITEM 203

COLT MK IV SERIES 80 COMBAT ELITE S/A PISTOL: 45 ACP Cal; 8 shot magazine; 127mm barrel with vg barrel, strong rifling; blued slide with matte finish to top, matte stainless finish to frame, all in vg cond with only minor handling marks to finishes; COLT MK IV over SERIES 80 to lhs of slide, COMBAT ELITE to rhs; Colt Hartford address to rhs of frame; black hard rubber chequered grips with inlayed cold logo; overall in exc wo & vg to exc condition. # CG05370 Post 1946 L/R

$1700 – 2000

ITEM 204

COLT LAWMAN MKIII D/A REVOLVER: 357 Magnum; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 55mm barrel (2 inch model) with excellent bore; vg blued finish to metalwork with light holster wear & spotted wear around top of lh grip; LAWMAN MKIII 357 CTG stamped to lhs of barrel with Colt name, patents, & address to rhs; g to vg. two piece wooden grips with some staining & handling marks; overall in exc wo. & vg cond. #93330L Post 1947 L/R

$1200 – 1400

ITEM 205

ERFURT M1879 S.A. REICHSREVOLVER: 10.6×25mmR; 6 rnd fluted cylinder; 4 1/2″ barrel with p. bore, corrosion internally, may grade up with a clean; no finish remaining & metalwork showing fine pitting & patchy staining to all surfaces; serial no. 3979 stamped to lhs of frame, breech, barrel; German proofs to barrel & frame; EFURT under crown & 1894 stamped to lhs of frame; 27. A. 6. 12. stamped to spine of grip; action indexing & cycles vg; wood grips g. overall with handling marks & light staining to both sides; wood to metal fit vg. apart from a small chip to top of both grips; overall in f. cond & wo. #B3979 L/R Pre 47’

$750 – 1000

ITEM 206

MAUSER WTP S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 shot magazine; 60mm barrel with g bore & rifling; worn blued finish to metalwork, g. frame blueing; German U proof marks to barrel & slide; MAUSER-WERKE A-G.OBERNDORF A.N., W.T.P.-6.35-D.R.P U.A.P. stamped to lhs of slide; single piece black Bakelite grips with chequering & embossed Mauser trademark; grips in g cond with slight damage to rhs base; overall in gwo & cond. #41469 Pre 1947 L/R

$800 – 1000

ITEM 207

STURM RUGER MK1 S/A PISTOL: 22 Cal; 10 shot magazine; 150mm barrel with vg bore & strong rifling; blued finish to metalwork in vg cond. some v. wear to lhs near breech & handling marks; silver plated trigger & magazine base vg. RUGER, 22 CAL LONG RIFLE AUTOMATIC PISTOL to lhs of frame, Connecticut address to rhs; chequered black plastic grips in vg cond with some usage wear & Ruger logo escutcheons; original serial no. #231193 still present on rhs of frame, has been reissued new number WR64255 under barrel; overall in exc wo & g to vg cond. #WR64255 Post 1946 L/R

$500 – 700

ITEM 208

WEBLEY & SCOTT WS TARGET REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 190mm barrel with exc bore; blued finish to metalwork 95%+ cond with v. minor handling marks; smooth action & trigger pull; British proofs to chambers, either side of barrel; “W.S” TARGET MODEL stamped to lhs of top strap; .450/.455 stamped to lhs of frame along with W & S trademark & WEBLEY PATENTS; two piece chequered walnut grips vg+ with no bruising or chips; overall exc wo & vg to exc cond. #135451 Pre 1947 L/R

$2200 – 2500

ITEM 209

ASTRA 680 D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal: 6 shot fluted cylinder; 50mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; stainless steel finish to metalwork vg with minor handling marks overall; 38 SPL. to lhs of barrel, 680 INOX to rhs; ASTRA trademark & SPAIN stamped to rhs of frame; vg wooden chequered grips with inlaid Astra escutcheons; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #R368180  Post 1946 L/R

$300 – 450

ITEM 210

ASTRA CUB MOD. S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 Cal; 6 shot magazine; 52mm barrel with exc bore & rifling; exc blued finish to metalwork; polished trigger & magazine with light spotting to rhs of trigger; lhs of slide stamped Unceta y Compania S.A. Guernica, ASTRA – Cal 6.35.25, MADE IN SPAIN; chequered black hard rubber grips with ASTRA U C logo embossment; grips in vg+ cond. overall in exc wo & vg to exc cond. #735622 Pre 1947 L/R

$450 – 600

ITEM 211

STAR MOD. F S/A TARGET PISTOL: 22 Cal; 10 round magazine; 109mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; bright nickel finish to metal work with tiny amount of finish lifted around muzzle; trademark, STAR B.ECHEVERRIA, EIBAR ESPANA, S.A. CAL 22 stamped to lhs of slide, U.S. PATENT 2.563.720 to rhs; vg chequered plastic grips with STAR TRADE MARK & logo embossed to either side; grips with some handling marks; overall exc wo & vg. cond. #566858 Post 1946 L/R

$450 – 600

ITEM 212

SMITH & WESSON MOD. 10 D/A REVOLVER: 38 cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 5” (128mm) barrel with vg. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork overall g. with some spotted blemishes to rhs of frame & cylinder; S W monogram trademark to rhs of frame & MADE IN U.S.A.; 38 S & W CTG to rhs of barrel, makers name to lhs; double action smooth, cylinder indexing exc.; wood grips showing only v. light handling marks; overall in vgwo & g. to vg. cond. #847540 Post 46’ L/R

$500 – 700

ITEM 213

F.N. BROWNING MOD. 1908 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 rnd magazine; 50mm barrel with vg. bore & crisp rifling, v. light frosting towards muzzle; dark mottled patina to all metalwork; FN full name, HERSTAL address & BROWNING’S PATENT DESPOSE to lhs of slide; action cycles smoothly; bakelite grips in g. cond with some wear & handling marks, FN monogram to top of both; overall in vg. wo & f. to g. cond. #646612 Pre 47’ L/R

$300 – 400

ITEM 214

F.N. BABY BROWNING S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 rnd magazine; 54mm barrel with vg. bore & crisp rifling, one v. small surface mark otherwise exc.; blued finish to metalwork worn with light plum patina to slide; FN full name, HERSTAL address & BROWNING’S PATENT DESPOSE to lhs of slide; slide cycles smoothly; black plastic grips with FN monogram trademark & BABY to both; section chipped off to lh grip, rh grip in vgc; overall in vg. wo & f. to g. cond. #113791 L/R

$300 – 400

ITEM 215

F.N. BABY BROWNING S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 rnd magazine; 54mm barrel with g. bore & well defined rifling, would grade up with a clean; blued finish to metalwork f. overall with wear & marring to slide & frame;  FN full name, HERSTAL address & BROWNING’S PATENT DESPOSE to lhs of slide; slight retracts smoothly; lh grip f. with glued repair to bottom rhs, rh grip in g. cond; both grips dirty; magazine retaining blued finish with no staining or corrosion; overall in g. wo & cond. #32081 Pre 46’ L/R Would grade up with a clean

$300 – 400

ITEM 216

F.N. BABY BROWNING S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 rnd magazine; 54mm barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling, possibly unfired; blued finish 98% with only trace amounts of storage marks;  FN full name, HERSTAL address & BROWNING’S PATENT DESPOSE to lhs of slide; slide cycles smoothly; black plastic grips with FN monogram trademark & BABY to both in exc. cond; overall in exc. wo & cond. comes in original f. cond. cardboard box with manual & cleaning brush. #114205 L/R

$400 – 550

ITEM 217

HARRINGTON & RICHARDSON HAMMERLESS D/A POCKET REVOLVER: 22 cal; 7 shot fluted cylinder; 3” (77mm) barrel with vg. bore & sharp rifling; nickel finish to metalwork in g.+ cond, some wear to frame, straps & light staining to lhs of barrel; 22 RIMFIRE stamped to lhs of barrel, HARRINGTON & RICHARDSON ARMS COMPANY & address to top of barrel; action smooth; hard rubber grips overall vg. with some wear to bottom; overall in vg. wo. & g. to vg. cond. #4808 L/R

$200 – 300

ITEM 218

IVER JOHNSON SAFTEY AUTOMATIC D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 82mm barrel with vg. bore & exc rifling; nickel finish to metalwork 80% cond with some spotting to rhs of frame, light handling wear to cylinder & tangs; g bluing to trigger guard, faint case colour to hammer & trigger; IVER JOHNSON’S ARMS & CYCLE WORKS, FITCHBURG MASS. U.S.A. stamped to top of barrel rib; black hard rubber grips with decorative embossing & owl to tops; lhs grip vg, rh grip with repaired crack through top third; overall in vg wo & g cond. #99487 Pre 1947 L/R

$300 – 450

ITEM 219

F.N. BROWNING MOD. 1910 S/A PISTOL: 32 ACP; 7 rnd magazine; 85mm barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling; blued finish g. overall with some light wear to slide & v. light vice marks to rear of slide; FN name & HERSTAL address to lhs of slide along with BROWNING’S PATENT DESPOSE; bright silver steel finish to barrel with no staining & sharp Belgian proofs, CAL. 7m/m 65 stamps to breech; black plastic grips in vg. cond., only light marks to both & no handling wear; overall in exc. wo & g. to vg. cond. #387801 Pre 47’ L/R

$300 – 400

ITEM 220

PIONEER ARMS GT 76 S/A PISTOL: 32 ACP; 7 shot magazine; 92mm barrel with vg bore; bright nickel finish to metalwork with engraving to all surfaces; TARGA – GT 76 CAL 7.65 stamped to rhs of slide, RG PIONEER ARMS MADE IN ITALY to lhs; vg chequered wooden grips with v. light handling marks; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #C13356 Post 1946 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 221

BERETTA MOD.71 S/A PISTOL: 22 Cal; 10 round magazine; 88mm barrel with vg. bore; rifling vg+; blued finish to metalwork g with moderate wear overall, some thinning to slide; PIETRO BERETTA GARDONE V.T. CAL 22 L.R. stamped to lhs of slide & Italian proofs to rhs of barrel, frame; PB- MADE in ITALY stamped to rhs of slide; two piece black plastic grips g. with light handling marks, slightly dirty; overall g. wo & cond. #M41568 Post 1946 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 222

HARRINGTON & RICHARDSON PREMIER D/A REVOLVER: 22 Cal; 7 shot fluted cylinder; 77mm barrel with exc bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork in g to vg  cond with minor wear to finish on cylinder & top rib of barrel; H & R “PREMIER” stamped to lhs of barrel; 22 RIM FIRE stamped to rhs of barrel; vg. hard rubber grips with shot target embossment to top both grips, minor wear to both; overall in vg wo & cond. #503496 Pre 1947 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 223

WEBLEY & SCOTT MKIV D/A POCKET REVOLVER: 32 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 3” (76mm) barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork f. overall with handling wear, some surface marring; MARK IV .32 to lhs of top strap, MADE IN ENGLAND to rhs; .32 LONG .915 & proofs to lhs of breech,  W & S flying bullet trademark to rhs; unusual button safety above grips; vg. black hard rubber grips with Webley to top of both; overall in vg. wo & g. cond. #14086 Pre 47’ L/R

$500 – 600

ITEM 224

BROWNING MOD. 1910 S/A PISTOL: 32 ACP; 7 rnd magazine; 85mm barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling; blued finish to metalwork g. to vg. overall with some thinning to top of slide;  FN full name, HERSTAL address & BROWNING’S PATENT DESPOSE to lhs of slide; slide cycles smoothly;  CAL. 7m/m 65 stamps to breech; black plastic grips in vg. cond., only small mark to lh grip; overall in exc. wo & g. to vg. cond.#510936 L/R

$400 – 550

ITEM 225

HARRINGTON & RICHARDSON AUTOMATIC D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 82mm barrel with exc bore & sharp rifling; nickel finish to metalwork in 95% cond with minor wear to finish on cylinder & top rib of barrel; H & R “AUTOMATIC” stamped to lhs of barrel; 38 S.& W. CTGE. stamped to rhs of barrel with additional G2968; serial no 525857 stamped to tang, matching no. cylinder; vg. hard rubber grips with shot target embossment to top both grips, minor wear to both; overall in vg wo & cond.  #525857 Pre 1947 L/R

$400 – 600

ITEM 226

FN BROWNING MOD.1910/1955 S/A PISTOL: 380 Cal; 81 mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; blued finish to metalwork vg. with minor wear to back of slide; FN full name & HERSTAL BELGIQUE, BROWNING PATENT DEPOSE stamped to lhs of slide; squared of back & distinctive large grip safety; black hard rubber grips, chequered with BROWNING embossed to the top; both grips exc with no chips or wear; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #77142834 Post 1946 L/R

$750 – 1000

ITEM 227

TAURUS MOD.85 D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 50mm barrel with exc bore; exc blued finish; TAURUS-BRASIL to lhs of barrel, CAL 38 SPECIAL to rhs; rhs of frame stamped with Taurus trademark logo & MADE IN BRAZIL two piece smooth wood grips with inlaid Taurus bull; grips g with minor handling marks and lanyard ring; overall in exc wo & vg +cond. #IA52607 Post 1946 L/R

$400 – 550

ITEM 228

ASTRA MOD.200 FIRECAT: 25 ACP; 6 shot magazine; 54mm barrel with vg. bore & rifling; blued finish vg with v. minor handling marks; lhs of slide marked Unceta y Compania S.A-Guernica, ASTRA- Cal. 6.35 .25; black hard rubber chequered grips with ASTRA trademark embossment; bright polished magazine; overall in vg condition. #694565 Post 1946 L/R

$400 – 600

ITEM 229

COLT COBRA D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 77mm barrel with exc bore & rifling; polished finish to metalwork; steel barrel, cylinder & hammer with some staining; alloy frame bright with v. minor handling scuffs; some faint bluing remaining to straps, trigger guard & frame ; Colt Hartford address to rhs of barrel, COBRA 38 SPECIAL CTG. to lhs; vg. Colt trademark to lhs of frame; vg two piece chequered wood grips with inlaid silver colt logo & minor wear missing screw to back of frame, below hammer; overall in vg wo & g cond. #93503 Post 1946 L/R

$800 – 1000

ITEM 230

TANFOGLIO MOD. GT 27 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 shot magazine; 60mm barrel with g. bore & vg rifling; blued finish to metalwork in exc cond; MOD GT 27 CAL. .25 – PATENTED, ARMI TANFOGLIO GIUSEPPE MADE IN ITALY stamped to lhs of slide; Italian proof marks stamped to rhs of frame;  vg chequered wooden grips with light handling wear; overall in exc wo & vg+ cond. #D63168  Post 1946 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 231

TANFOGLIO MOD. GT 27 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 6 shot magazine; 60mm barrel with vg. bore & rifling; nickel finish to metalwork in exc cond; MOD GT 27 CAL..25 – PATENTED – stamped to rhs of slide, Italian proof marks stamped to rhs of frame; lhs of slide stamped ARMI TANFOGLIO GIUSEPPE MADE IN ITALY; vg chequered wooden grips with light handling wear; overall in exc wo & vg+ cond. #D52968 Post 1946 L/R

$300 – 450

ITEM 232

WEBLEY & SCOTT AUTOMATIC PISTOL: 32 ACP; 8 rnd magazine; 3 1/2″ (87mm) barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork g. overall with some staining to lhs of slide & some thinning to rhs; WEBLEY & SCOTT Ltd LONDON & BIRMINGHAM 7.56 m/m & 32 AUTOMATIC PISTOL to lhs of slide along with W & S flying bullet trademark; action cycles smoothly; lh grip exc. with well-defined chequering, replacement rh. grip with primitive chequering; comes in leather holster with spare mag; holster in vg. cond.; overall in exc. wo & g. cond. #56861 Pre 47’ L/R

$500 – 600

ITEM 233

MAUSER BROOMHANDLE C.96 S/A PISTOL: 7.63 cal; 10rnd magazine; 119mm barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork in f. to g. cond, light wear & mottled surface patina overall; some surface vice marks to either side of barrel; std. adjustable sights graduated out to 100 metres;  WAFFENFABRIK MAUSER OBENDORF to top of breech & rhs of frame; MAUSER trademark to lhs of frame; action cycles, portion of bolt stop sheared off; both grips in vg cond. with only minor handling marks; overall in vgwo & g. cond. #909755 Pre 47’ L/R

$1000 – 1200

ITEM 234

MANURHIN MR73 MATCH TARGET REVOLVER: 32 S & W Long; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 152mm barrel with mint bore & rifling; blued finish to metalwork vg overall with v. light handling marks; single action only; MADE IN FRANCE stamped to rhs of frame; MR. ,, MATCH” stamped to lhs of barrel; thumb rest hardwood grips with some peened texture; MC monogram stamped to lhs of grip along with Victorian Amateur Pistol Association sticker; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #ML27035 Post 1946 L/R

$3000 – 3400

ITEM 235

SMITH & WESSON MOD. 28-2 HIGHWAY PATROLMAN TARGET REVOLVER: 357 Magnum; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 152mm round barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; blued finish to metalwork with v. minor wear overall; vg case colour to hammer; Smith & Wesson trademark & address to rhs of frame; SMITH & WESSON to lhs of barrel, .357 CTG., HIGHWAY PATROLMAN to rhs of barrel; peened thumb rest hardwood grips g. condition with filler repair to front of butt; exc wo & vg overall cond. #N572184 Post 1946 L/R

$1000 – 1300

ITEM 236

HAMMERLI MOD.208 TARGET PISTOL: 22 Cal; 10 shot magazine; 152mm barrel with exc bore & rifling; blued finish to barrel frame exc; barrel weight, slide with matte finish in g. cond with some wear to lhs; HAMMERLI trademark, International, LENZBURG SWITZERLAND to lhs of slide, Cal. 22 Long Rifle to rhs; peened thumb rest hardwood grips vg. condition; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #G28623 Post 1946  L/R

$750 – 900

ITEM 237

ASTRA MOD. 357 D/A REVOLVER: 357 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102 mm barrel with exc bore; blued finish to metalwork in exc cond. with no wear or handling marks externally; .357 MAGNUM CTG. stamped to lhs of barrel, ASTRA 357 to rhs; Astra trademark & SPAIN stamped to rhs of frame; two piece grips in exc cond with no damage or wear to chequering; comes in Astra cardboard box with cleaning rods & multi tool; overall in exc wo & as new cond. #193289 Post 1946 L/R

$500 – 750

ITEM 238

CZ MOD. 75 S.A. PISTOL: 9mm cal; 15 rnd magazine; 113mm barrel with vg. bore & crisp rifling, some superfine frosting in areas; barrel possibly unfired with bluing within grooves still present; blued finish to metalwork in exc. cond; bright silver steel finish to barrel with no staining; MODEL 75 CAL.9 PARA to lhs of slide; serial no. stamped to rhs of barrel, slide & frame; black chequered plastic grips with CZ trademark to top of both; grips in exc. cond.; comes in original cardboard & polystyrene packaging with spare mag & cleaning rods; overall in exc. wo & cond. #131853 L/R  Post 46’ L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 239

CZ MOD. 85 S.A. PISTOL: 9mm cal; 15 rnd magazine; 113mm barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling, looks to be unfired; satin blued finish to metalwork in exc. cond; bright silver steel finish to barrel with no staining; MODEL 85 CAL.9 LUGER to lhs of slide; serial no. stamped to rhs of barrel, slide & frame; black chequered plastic grips with CZ trademark to bttm. of both; grips in exc. cond.; comes in fitted hard plastic case with spare mag in original packaging & cleaning rods; overall in exc. wo & as new cond. #C8169 L/R  Post 46’ L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 240

NORINCO MOD. SKK S/A RIFLE: 7.62 x 39mm; 30 rnd detachable magazine; 20” barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling; satin steel finish to bolt exc. with no staining; military blued finish to all other metalwork in exc. cond. showing no wear; std. adjustable sights; folding bayonet exc. with no staining to blade; wood work overall exc. some v. light handling marks; oil bottle in butt trap; fitted with canvas sling; overall exc. wo & as new/ unissued condition. #2309645 Cat D L/R

$1500 – 2000

ITEM 241

BREN MKI LIGHT MACHINE GUN: 303 Cal; 30 rnd detachable curved box magazine; fitted with 24” non-firing barrel; black painted military finish to receiver in vg. cond with some handling wear overall; finish to magazine showing handling marks & wear; blued finish to frame vg. with some light staining & wear above trigger guard; satin silver finish to barrel showing some handling marks; DP- B 840019 stamped to rhs of receiver, frame, lhs of barrel, barrel release & bipod; MkI D 1944 stamped to lhs of receiver; fully functional action cycles well with strong springs; std. adjustable peep fore sight to lhs; woodwork overall in f. to g. cond with usage & handling marks & dents, small armourers repair to comb of stock; 20 L under crown stamp to rhs of stock; butt handle mount to stock stamped with B.S.A. & piled arm trademark; steel buttplate with corrugations; overall in g.+ cond & with a live barrel would be in exc. working order. #DP- B 40019 Cat E / Dealer licence required

$8000 – 12000

ITEM 242

ARMI JAGER MOD. AP15 S/A RIFLE: 22 Cal; 15rnd detachable magazine; 20” barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; blacked finish to alloy frame in f. cond with some wear, handling marks & scuffs overall; -ARMI JAGER MADE IN ITALY MOD. A. P. 15 CAL 22 L R to rhs of receiver; action smooth & functional; black plastic grip, stock & hand guard in g. cond, no cracks or repairs, handling marks overall; fitted with canvas sling; overall in vg. wo & g. cond. #3244 Cat D L/R

$700 – 1000

ITEM 243

UNIVERSAL M1 S/A CARBINE: 30 cal; 15 rnd detachable magazine; 18” barrel with vg. bore & sharp rifling; military blued finish to receiver & action, parkerized finish to barrel sleeve & band ahead of forewood; British BNP proofs to barrel & receiver; some pitting to magazine; UNIVERSAL, address & calibre to top of breech; woodwork overall g. to vg. with small crack repair behind top tang, some light handling marks; overall in vg wo & g to vg. cond. #96567 Cat D L/R

$750 – 1000

ITEM 244

F.N. BROWNING MOD. B.A.R. S/A SPORTING RIFLE: 270 Win cal; 3 rnd magazine; 22.5” barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork in g to vg. cond. with v. light handling wear, some mottled surface staining to barrel but no pitting; F.N., Browning patents, address & calibre to barrel; std. sights; woodwork in vgc. with only storage marks overall, chequering sharp; sling swivels to forewood & stock, hard plastic BROWNING butt plate; fitted with WARNE rail mount;  overall in exc. wo & g to vg. cond. #31909M72 Cat D L/R

$1800 – 2250

ITEM 245

M1 GARAND S/A SERVICE RIFLE: 30-06 Cal; 8 rnd internal magazine; 24” barrel with vg. bore, vg rifling with some v. fine frosting to some areas; military blued finish in g. cond with some light staining & v. fine pits to lhs of receiver; mottled surface staining to gas cylinder; action tight & crisp; top of bolt stamped D28287-2SA,  back of receiver stamped U.S. RIFLE CAL. .30M1 SPRINGFIELD ARMOURY 223899; woodwork overall in vgc. with some light handling marks & dark finish overall, stock with some bruising & J. DADD initialled to lhs; overall in vg. wo & g. to vg. cond. #223899 Cat D L/R Early 1941 mfg. Purportedly given to an Australian by a U.S. serviceman in Darwin

$2500 – 3750

ITEM 246

STEN MKII SUBMACHINE GUN: 9mm cal; 30 rnd detachable magazine; 7.7” barrel with f. to g. bore, well defined rifling, some very fine pitting/ frosting throughout, last 1” internally threaded for blank firing restrictor; military blacked finish to receiver showing light handling wear, possibly refinished; blued finish to barrel & skeleton stock g. with wear & light patina developing; proof marks to barrel incl. NP, 9mm, .752” .5 TONS MP; STEN MKII stamped to top of magazine housing; g. main spring, action cycles well; overall in g. wo & cond. #P11790 Cat E L/R A good fully operational example

$3500 – 4500

ITEM 247

LITHGOW SHT.LE B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 rnd magazine; 25 1/2″ barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; action smooth & cycles well; blued finish to metalwork overall vg. with some handling marks & v. light wear, magazine with slight plum patina; body socket stamped LITHGOW SHT. LE III 1918; matching bolt & nose cap (96348), rhs of breech stamped with serial no. 96348 & 56268; woodwork overall vg. with only light aged handling & storage marks overall; stamps to rhs stock including an A C & kangaroo coat of arms, F. LORENZ, 8 /18, 5 6 2 6, CMI 3MD; brass butt plate with crosshatching; comes with AUSTRALIAN RIFLE CLUB Rutherglen branch member certificate; overall in vg. wo & cond. #96348 L/R

$800 – 1200

ITEM 248

SPANISH MAUSER MOD.1895 B/A CARBINE: 308 Winchester Cal; 4 shot fixed magazine;  17.5” barrel with g to vg barrel; well-defined rifling with some light pitting after throat; bore would grade up; adjustable rear sight; action smooth; 80% blued finish to frame, breech, magazine floor plate with light scuffs to barrel; crown, FABRICA DE ARMAS, OVEIDO 1919 to top of breech; sling swivel to front barrel band & lhs of stock; stock vg overall with some dents; overall in vg wo & g to vg cond.  #H1890 L/R A great cheap scrub gun

$250 – 350

ITEM 249

SIAMESE MAUSER 98 B/A RIFLE: 8mm Siamese; 4 rnd integral magazine; 30” barrel with g. bore, strong rifling with some light frosting throughout; blued finish to action & dust cover in g. cond with light usage wear, dark patina to barrel; std. sights with graduated ramp, missing part; woodwork overall in f. cond. with handling bruises & marks to stock & forewood; fitted with modern sling; retains spring, missing magazine follower; overall in g.wo & f. to g. cond. #8239 CF L/R

$500 – 700

ITEM 250

ARISAKA TYPE 38 B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 6.5 x 50mm; 4 rnd magazine; 31.5” barrel with f. to g. bore, well defined rifling with some light frosting overall; dark plum patina to metalwork with some light surface corrosion to dust cover & receiver; dust cover with older repair; non-matching bolt (#479); lhs of receiver stamped with 97492; chrysanthemum to top of breech defaced; adjustable sights; woodwork in f. cond overall with mottled staining, handling marks & wear, would grade up; fitted with sling; overall in gwo & f. to g. cond. #97492 L/R

$500 – 700