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Old November 7, 2011, 11:53 PM   #1
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mystery nagant!

never seen this type of markings on a nagant thanks for your help. any input will be greatly appreciated
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Old November 8, 2011, 07:33 AM   #2
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Head over to and you will find your info.! More than you ever wanted to know about mosins!!! I saw the exact markings over there.
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Old November 8, 2011, 08:31 AM   #3
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It's a known variant, check here. Described as "Tula "CCCP" pre-1928 Soviet M91 or Dragoon", also has an arsenal refurbishing mark and a proof.
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Old November 8, 2011, 10:40 AM   #4
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I think it is just hillarious that we are discovering rare variants in the shiploads of MNs that our friends who used to be our enemies are dumping on the market. Before long they will all be collectors' items and then what will we buy cheap and shoot freely?
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Old November 8, 2011, 01:42 PM   #5
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what will we buy cheap and shoot freely?
Good question. Maybe all the stuff that the state department won't let back in from Korea. Maybe someone will find a load of musketts from the Revolution next
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