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Old May 2, 2011, 03:48 PM   #1
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FN Model 1930 Mauser Short rifle??? (Added photo)

what is this mauser? what is it worth? it kind of looks like a 24/47 but its not yugo. the markings say FN.
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Old May 7, 2011, 08:05 PM   #2
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do you have any pics of the top and sides of the receiver?
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Old May 8, 2011, 03:05 AM   #3
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Looks like a Model 30 short rifle. What crest is on the front ring?
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Old May 8, 2011, 08:30 AM   #4
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Looks like a Mauser 1933 Argentine Police, but the bolt handle is not bent, it could be a 1943 spanish, but I need a better look at the front sight, crest, and back of upper handguard.

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Old May 8, 2011, 05:39 PM   #5
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It looks like a Yugo because FN not only sold rifles to the Yugoslavs (between the wars when that country existed) but set up the factory where they made the same basic rifle. It is a slightly modified Mauser 98, just as is the Yugo M48.

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Old May 8, 2011, 06:48 PM   #6
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I dont think its a Yugo the handguard stops shorter than the Yugo does, this rifle looks like the later spanish 7MM Mausers.
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