Mosin Ngant M27 Tikka in 7.62x54R with a five round internal magazine capacity and a 27″ barrel made in 1928. This rifle is proofed from the Finnish Army. This bolt action rifle is in good overall condition. The metal butt-plate is in good condition with heavy field wear, scuffs, scratches and a touch of metal oxidation. The hardwood two piece spliced at the fore end stock is in good condition with scuffs, nick and dings throughout no cracks. The magazine box and trigger are in good condition with light metal pitting and light handling wear. The bolt and receiver are in excellent condition with a nice patina no deep scuffs or scratches. The rear adjustable sight is in very good functioning condition. The wood fore end is in good condition with two different finishes, light scuffs and scratches. The front and rear barrel bands are in very good condition free of oxidation and heavy wear. The cleaning rod is stuck in rifle and otherwise in excellent condition. The muzzle and front blade sight are in very good condition with light scuffs, scratches and dings. The rifle has two eye loop holes for mounting a shoulder sling, they are in good condition. The rifled bore is very grainy. Smooth action and trigger pull. Proof marks on the rifle are as follows: (BUTT-PLATE) “864689” (BUTT-STOCK) “K” (TRIGGER ASSEMBLY) “K” “Illegible proof” (BOLT) “R” “Tula hammer proof” “U” “27” “72” “22525” (RECEIVER) “D” “T” “22525” “D” “1928” “SA” “4” (REAR SIGHT) “2 3 4 5 6 8” “2 3 4 5 6 8” “M” “H” “Tula hammer proof” “A” “R” “3” (FRONT RIGHT STRAP EYE LOOP) “Izhevsk bow & arrow proof” (MUZZLE) “CAI ST. ALB VT. M27 7.62X54R FINLAND. This rifle is C&R Eligible.