Fabrique Nationale Egyptian Model 49 - sn 31xxx
Fabrique Nationale FN-49, manufactured for the Egyptian military, in very good condition with 85% original finish. 3/5 Bore. 4/5 Stock. Furniture non-serialized. Bolt non-serialized. Fixed magazine non-serialized. Bore is dull and lightly pitted. Stock has a large crack with a repair by the front sight. Stock has a few deep gouges, visible in the provided photos. Butt plate is brass with a trap door covering an internal storage compartment; no items found inside the compartment. Right side of the receiver above the stock line is stamped "FABRIQUE NATIONALE D'ARMES DE GUERRE _ HERSTAL BELGIQUE" and the five-digit serial number in Western Arabic numerals. Above that and to the right, in front of the charging handle, is the serial number in Eastern Arabic numerals. The rear sight's adjustment marks are also noted in Eastern Arabic numerals. An Egyptian crown is engraved on the top of the receiver, just behind the handguard. Overall bluing is very dark, with some wear noted on part of the bolt, the front sight block, the muzzle, and parts of the fixed magazine.
C&R Eligible. Discreet import engraving.