Model 1896 Swedish Mauser bolt action military service rifle, chambered in 6.5 x 55 and dated 1905. Action ring is marked “Carl Gustafs Stads, Gevarsfactori, 1905″ and marked with the Swedish Crown. Original brass sight disc in place with the square sighting plate to the stock having being removed at some time in history. Matching serial numbers throughout. Non-threaded muzzle to the 30 inch barrel. Straight bolt as issued. Barrel retains 95% of the original bright blue finish with the bolt and butt plate in the white. 50% case color hardening remains to the bolt release bar to the left of the action. Bore is in very good condition with strong and deep rifling and only a slight discoloration. Action locks tightly and functions correctly. Dark walnut tiger striped stock is in good condition, showing 90% of the original finish and color with some storage and handling marks being present. Very good condition overall.