RiflesBolt ActionUsed£ 425 ONO
RARE- MLE 1874 Gras originally manufactured by MAS (Manufacture D'Armes, St. Etienne) in 1879. In 1880 an additional modification was done which involved cutting an annular channel and a longitudinal groove in the receiver for gas escape in case of cartridge rupture. The M80 designation was then added.
Tidy brass mounts, basic cosmetic wear but in excellent condition given history.
Stamps clearly visible.
working spring on adjustable iron sight- rare.
interesting 5 fils South Arabia coin in stock- actually seen this a couple of times before on this rifle. Testament to its history.
Woodwork in good condition and dry fires.
comes with original sling.
deactivated to old spec with certificate. ...Read full description