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We have a springfield armory 1884 Trapdoor rifle, serial number 99808, manufacture date july-sept 1878. gun is in good condition considering the age. All original... Do you have an idea of value?

Expert's Assistant: How can the Gunsmith help you with your firearm? Please tell me everything you can so the Gunsmith can help you best.

Springfield Armory 1884 Trapdoor Serial number 99808, in good condition considering age

Expert's Assistant: Is there anything else the Gunsmith should be aware of?

Not that I know of

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Let me gather my references and I will return shortly.

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Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 11 months ago

Are you certain that your gun is a Model 1884? That serial number range would be for a Model 1873, I believe.

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