This is a .300 H&H Magnum sporter barrel, manufactured sometime between the years 1955 and 1957.
Bluing - 98% - This barrel shows minimal signs of wear.
Metal - Overall, this barrel is in excellent condition. There are some very minor scratches, but no notable nicks or other forms of metal damage.
Bore - 5/10 - The bore shows some signs of wear. The rifling is bright and smooth throughout the length of the barrel, but there is a consistent amount of light pitting throughout the entire bore. Borescope verified.
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