Re: H&R 1873 US Springfield Officers model
MODEL 173 OFFICER MODEL RIFLE -------------------------1975-1981
Replica of Model 1873 Springfield (Trapdoor) Cavalry Carbine, 45-70 Caliber, Heavy 26 inch Barrel, Plain Walnut Stock with Metal Butt Plate & Grip Adaptor, Tang Mounted Peep Rear Sight Adjustable for Windage & Elevation, Blade Front Sight, Finish-Blue Barrel-Color Case Hardened Receiver, Lock Plate & Butt Plate, Weight 7 pounds, Length 45 inches, Cleaning Rod Mounted Under Barrel
VALUE: 100=$750 60%=$500
there are no known records of how many were made but as with most of these H&R trap door model not as many as H&R would have liked to have sold. most of them never reached their intended numbers.