Ballard Rifles Rolling Block Single Shot Custom Target Rifle

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory Start Price:1,400.00 USD Estimated At:2,750.00 - 3,750.00 USD
Ballard Rifles Rolling Block Single Shot Custom Target Rifle
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Heavy barrel with a globe front sight with level, no provisions for a rear sight on the barrel and fitted with a windage adjustable short range tang sight. The upper tang is marked "BALLARD RIFLE, LLC/CODY, WYOMING", the serial number is marked on the rear of the receiver directly behind the hammer and on the bottom of the barrel under the forearm. The caliber designation, "22 LR" is marked on the bottom barrel flat ahead of the forearm. Blue barrel, casehardened receiver and buttplate, and mounted with deluxe, nicely figured smooth walnut forearm with steel forend tip and straight grip stock with a carbine style buttplate.
BBL: 28 inch octagon
Stock: walnut
Gauge: 22 LR
Finish: blue/casehardened
Serial Number: R102
Condition: Excellent. The barrel retains 99% original blue finish with a few light scratches and handling marks. The small components retain virtually all of the original bright blue finish. The receiver retains 99% original bright case colors and the trigger guard retains 90% original case colors with some fading to gray from handling. The wood is also excellent with only a few overall light handling marks. Mechanically excellent.