Description Japanese Arisaka carbine with a five round internal capacity and a 19″ barrel. This is possibly a (Last Ditch) made Type 44 but is missing the distinctive front bayonet and lug that are on the Type 44. Metal butt plate. Solid wood stock and foregrip. Blued receiver, bolt, trigger, guard and barrel. Comes with a period correct bayonet and scabbard with a unmatched serial number. Rear of bolt safety. Trigger guard located serrated magazine floor plate release. Adjustable rear sight and front fixed blade. Metal loops for a shoulder strap. This bolt action rifle must ship to a C&R or FFL holder.
Condition: Good/Very good with scuffs, scratches, a crack across the stock, finish wear/ loss and a larger wood chip on the butt. The rifled bore has a grain to it.
Barrel Length: 19″
Serial: 1709
Manufacturer: Japan
Model: Type44 ???
Year-Range 1911-1945