US military semiautomatic rifle manufactured circa 1953. Features parkerized finish, wood stock & hand guards, 24" barrel, adjustable sights with protected front blade & protected rear peep,
fixed magazine for en-bloc clip, manual safety. Bore is poor to fair condition, dark & pitted with continuous rifling, partially eroded on edges. Metal parts retain 85% finish, thin coverage light gray overall,
some bare metal on sharp edges. Wood is very good serviceable condition, with dents & nicks, military finish, circled "P" stamped on grip, "RIA" stamped on left side of butt, partial eagle/stars cartouche
visible under rear sight on left of stock. No importer marks observed. "HRA" marked barrel dated 1-54. Bolt marked "HRA", trigger housing "WRA", other small parts "SA". Includes "SA" and flaming bomb
marked M1 bayonet, dated 1917, blade shortened to 10", with scabbard.
Condition is Very Good (arsenal rebuilt)