Thread: Rifle Id.
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Old December 2, 2011, 12:13 PM   #2
Jim Watson
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Looks like a Spanish Mauser, model of 1893 or 1895, calibre 7x57.
Might be a 1916 converted to 7.62 though.
There ought to be a national crest on the receiver ring and the maker's name on the left side. Maybe it was buffed too hard when refinished.
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