Australian SMLE Rifle Mk III, One Only
Original Item: Early Lithgow manufacture. Butt socket has Lithgow star and shield, and butt stock has a great kangaroo shield and much more marking on the stock. The original serial number was 31450. This is present on the receiver, bolt, nose cap, forestock, but the number on the receiver is struck through and replaced with 8355. The butt stock is marked CMF and 5MD, among others. The receiver ring flat is marked 5th MD.
Bolt number matches
Rear sight has operating windgage
Nose cap number matches.
Forestock number matches
Bolt has correct button cocking knob
No. 4 magazine
Lightened butt stock, early Mk III production, VERY RARE
Lightened rear sight protectors.
Stacking swivel (SCARCE)
Stock Length: Normal
Upper and lower handguards are complete, not cut
Marking on butt stock
Brass stock disk.
Cartouche on butt stock (VERY RARE)*
Condition: Wood, excellent; Metal, very good.
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