Lot 32: Vintage WWII Japanese Type 99 Arisaka 7.7 Bolt Action Rifle
22 October 2016
St. Augustine, FL, USALive Auction
Description: This is a Fine Vintage WWII Japanese Type 99 Arisaka 7.7 Bolt Action Rifle. This rifle has the anti-aircraft sights and monopod. The rifle is in good condition with obvious signs of use and wear. The gun appears to be in good working order. The Serial # is 4132 with numerous hallmarks as shown. There are dents and dings throughout the wood stock. The rifle has an overall length of 44”. Please preview in person or via photos to form your opinion of this fine piece. This gun DOES require a back ground checks. Reference found on Google: Type 99 long rifle: The initial production rifle of the Type 99. Made only by Nagoya Arsenal and Toyo Kogyounder Kokura Arsenal supervision. Only about 38,000 were produced, 8,000 at Nagoya and 30,000 at Toyo Kogyo between summer of 1940 and spring of 1941 when production was switched to the much more common new Type 99 short rifle that millions were made. Like the early Type 99 short rifles, these rifles all were made with a monopod, Anti Aircraft lead arms on the rear sight and a dust cover. The Type 99 is one of the strongest military bolt rifles ever made. 7.7×58mm Arisaka. Type 99 long rifle barrels are 31 inches long, but this was later shortened to just under 26 inches for the regular Type 99. Please view the photos, or in person carefully to determine the age, condition, and quality of this lot. Please Note: All items are sold As-is, Where-is, with no warranties or guarantees, expressed or implied. We DO NOT offer Refunds, Returns or Exchanges. All sales are Final. We want you to be happy with your purchases, so please preview the items carefully before bidding. We do our best to describe items, but it is your responsibility to determine accuracy, authenticity, condition, age, quality, etc. If you are not certain about an item, please do not Bid without satisfying your concerns beforehand.