This original Receiver # 98237 with fading blue finish with and a few areas of surface roughness on the out side. The internal surfaces are in fine condition. It will fit and function perfect in any Springfield 45-70. The Barrel and Tang Threads are in great condition. If you are planning to build a rifle or repair an existing 45-70 this will work fine.
Springfield Receiver for Model 1873-1889 45-70 Trapdoor. It will fit all Models including 1873, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1884, 1888 Springfield Carbines, Rifles and Cadets.