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Springfield Model 1903 U.S. Marine Corp. sniper rifle, .30-06 cal., serial #1493201, with J. Unert

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory Start Price:3,000.00 USD Estimated At:NA
Springfield Model 1903 U.S. Marine Corp.  sniper rifle, .30-06 cal., serial #1493201,  with J. Unert
Springfield Model 1903 U.S. Marine Corp. sniper rifle, .30-06 cal., serial #1493201, with J. Unertl and USMC sniper marked scope, serial #2675. The barrel is Springfield Armory marked, dated 3/38 with star gauge at2 o'clock on muzzle crown. Bolt rails and bolt are polished; the rifle shows C stock with heavy grooved National Match butt plate. The stock shows no cartouches, but shows a S stamp just below magazine cutoff, and thestock and handguard show a drawing number (the drawing number on the stock is D1836). Our consigner states it was bought by a U.S.M.C. Officer from Marine Corp. Supply Depot, Barstow, CA in the 1950s. Thecondition is fine to near excellent, with just some slight use, good action, excellent bore. A USMC stamped leather sling and original carrying tube for scope is included. From a major sniper rifle collector whohimself was a Marine Corp. Officer and his son a Marine Corp. sniper, both with a tradition of collecting going back nearly 50 years. Est.: $6,000-$12,000