Springfield 1903 With AV 1919 Barrel
- Licensing Category: Non-restricted
- Maker: Spfld
- Model: 1903
- Caliber/Gauge: .30-06
A scarce post WW1 Springfield rifle SN 762 607 and dated Feb 1919. This rifle show the Avis rifle barrel and the 2 /19 date. These rifles were assembled or rebuilt by Springfield Armory at that time. Reference see page 99 of 03 "Springfield Service Rifle" by Bruce Canfield. This is one of the rifles under 800,000 that was inspected and rebuilt by the arsenal page 100 to 102 of the above reference.This rifle with this barrel and in the condition as offered is a very collectable 1903 Springfield. The bore rates as brigh,excellent plus. The blued bolt shows no rebounding primer mark on its face. The Parkerized finish remains in excellent original condition. The stock remains in excellent condition with a clear circle P proof and partial inspector proof at the left side of the stock grip. The original leather sling remains in place. An above average example.