DE-ACTIVATED WW1 GERMAN G98 RIFLE
This rifle is fully rendered innocuous and complies with WA Police requirements for rendering firearms, there is no license requirement for this rifle in WA however buyers from all other States and or Territories must ensure that purchasing of this rifle is in accordance with Police regulations within their State or Territory.
The G98 was the standard issue rifle for the German Armed Forces during WW1. This rifle was made by the German factory of 'DANZIG in 1916 which is clearly marked on the top of the bolt carriage.
The rifle is in good overall condition. The metalwork has blackened and has some pitting & small areas of light surface corrosion but all marks and stamps remain clear and intact. There is some light bruising and chips on the woodwork here and there commensurate with the rifles age. There is no ramrod.
The rifle cocks and dry fires, the sight deploys correctly.
G98 rifles are much rarer than the 303 rifles and deactivated examples are rarely seen as live firer's are expensive.