U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1884 TRAPDOOR RIFLE, serial number 508852, with round-rod bayonet, lockplate with eagle and "U.S. / SPRINGFIELD," the trapdoor marked "U.S. / MODEL / 1884," barrel with "V / P" and eagle's head, stock with "SWP / 1890" cartouche to grip reverse, and stylized "P" in circle and "B.D.R" to stock at rear of trigger guard. Dated 1890. 52" L, barrel 32 1/2" L.
Lock in working condition, expected minor nicks and wear to stock, shallow gouge to stock below site and breach, barrel with several dents and nicks above each bayonet locking spring. Bore in good shape, with one or two areas of minor pitting, rifling intact.