Description US Springfield Armory Model 1878 Trapdoor rifle in 45-70 caliber with a single shot with a 32″ barrel. Metal butt plate. Smooth wood stock and front foregrip. Blued side plate, checkered hammer, serrated trigger, guard, push rod and barrel. Right side of receiver trapdoor release. Rear adjustable and front fixed blade sight. Metal loops for mounting a shoulder sling. Under barrel push/cleaning rod. Antique and ships direct to buyers home.
Condition: Good/Very good with finish wear/loss, scuffs, scratches, metal oxidation and handling wear. The rifled bore has a light grain at the muzzle end.
Barrel Length: 32″
Serial: 325360
Manufacturer: US Springfield Armory
Year: 1878
Caliber: .45-70 Government
Model: 1878 Trapdoor