This is a matching receiver and bolt pair from a 1954 standard caliber rifle. Both pieces are marked with the serial number 288972.
Receiver - Overall, this receiver is in very good condition. The original bluing shows some signs of wear, and there are a few scratches throughout the piece. There is also some residue leftover from a set of previously installed sight blocks. There are no serious nicks or other forms of metal damage on the receiver. No holes or modifications have been added to the piece.
Bolt - Overall, this bolt is in very good condition. The bolt handle bluing has begun to fade and speckle, but the bolt shaft shows no serious wear, nicks, or other forms of metal damage.
We use the NRA Modern Gun Condition Standards Grading System for grading part conditions. You can read about it HERE
NOTE: Laws governing transfer of firearms require that receivers be shipped to an FFL holder. If you do not hold an FFL or C&R license, you will need to enlist the services of an FFL to complete the transfer. If needed, we are happy to assist you in locating an FFL holder near you who can complete the transfer on your end.