WORLD WAR I Imperial Russia TULA ARSENAL Mosin-Nagant Model 1891 C&R Rifle
World War I Dated “1915” MILITARY RIFLE
Here we present a C&R Imperial Russia Mosin-Nagant 1891 Rifle, made in 1915 at the Tula Arsenal with a production run between 1891 and 1973. The Imperial Tula Arms Plant was a Russian weapons manufacturer founded by Tsar Peter I of Russia in 1712 in Tula, Tula Oblast as Tula Arsenal. Throughout its history, it has produced weapons for the Russian state. Its name was changed from Tula Arsenal to Tula Arms Plant during the Soviet era.
The Soviet Model 1891 known in the West as the Mosin–Nagant and in Russia as Mosin’s rifle is a five-shot, bolt action, internal magazine fed military rifle developed from 1882 to 1891 and used by the armed forces of the Russian Empire, the Soviet Union and various other nations. It is one of the most mass-produced military bolt-action rifles in history with over 37 million units having been made since its inception in 1891, and, in spite of its age, it has been used in various conflicts around the world up to the present day.
This example is dated “1915” in the early part of World War I and marked with numerous inspection marks. It is chambered in the 7.62x54R cartridge, with a magazine capacity of 5.
The overall condition is good. Strong action. The bore is semi-bright. Solid stock, contains an expected amount of wear, minor dents, and dings. Numbers on the barrel and receiver match. The cleaning rod is missing.
This firearm is classified as a Curio & Relic.
Barrel is 31 inches.
Caliber: 7.62×54 R
Overall condition as seen in photos.
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