This is a round receiver Mosin Nagant Sniper manufactured at the Tula Arsenal in 1942 and arsenal refurbished 1953. The rifle is fitted with a genuine PU scope, serial number N4 - 134354. This rifle is a commission sale and therefore has not been professionally restored by TVG, however its overall condition can be described as extremely good with 100% blueing and matching numbers throughout. Woodwork is particularly good and the barrel has good strong and sharp rifling. The rifle shoots very well and come with all the accessories, sling, bayonet etc plus a modern scope bracket for a scope with a 1” tube.
Metal work is good with no damage and blueing is 100%. Markings are fairly prolific with manufacturers crests, serial number, proof marks and inspectors stamps. The receiver is in good condition and the bolt cycles smoothly without any excess movement. The rifle is fitted with a standard front & rearsight.
The bolt has been gauged for correct headspace and firing pin protrusion. Bolt face and body is in good condition. The bolt has the customary proof marks, inspector stamps and the bolt has its serial number.
The barrel is in good condition, with strong rifling. Fore and rearsight are original and are undamaged. All the metalwork retains its original finish.
The rifles furniture is in Arctic Birch and is in good condition with no cracks or fractures.
Scope & Bracket
The scope rail has been professionally fitted and the scope lens, reticule and body are in very good condition with no damage. Windage and elevation drums function correctly.