New York, East
10 July 2000
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A GOOD 8MM HAENEL ORIGINAL-AYDT DETACHABLE TRIGGER-PLATE SCHUETZEN TARGET RIFLE BY AUG. JUNG, SERIAL NO. 5677
THE OCTAGONAL BARREL MOUNTED WITH BLADE FORE-SIGHT (REPLACED) ON COLOUR HARDENED RAMP, MACHINE KNURLED TOP FLAT, COLOUR HARDENED FRAME BEARING LIGHT SCROLL ENGRAVING AND MARKED ORIGINAL AYDT, DOUBLE SET TRIGGERS, DETACHABLE TRIGGER PLATE, WINDAGE AND ELEVATION ADJUSTABLE PEEP REAR SIGHT, WALNUT FORE-END WITH SCHNABEL TIP, CHECKERED WALNUT STOCK WITH HEAVY IRON SCHUETZEN BUTT PLATE (RE-BLUED).
32 INCH BARREL
CROWN B,U,G, PROOFS, 7.7MM, 4.33
FORE-END WITH RECENT GLASS BEDDING.
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