Offered is a 1943r Izhevzk M38 carbine. Excellent condition! All stamped matching numbers arsenal refurb. No forced matching. Good bore. Counterbored at muzzle. M44 pattern hardwood stock (frequently seen). Barrel import mark (IO, North Carolina). Small/light IO serial on top of receiver (same as USSR serial except "O" used in place of Cyrillic "F") Some flaking varnish as usual with these. Nice trigger pull for a mosin as well. CASH. NO SHIPPING, DON'T ASK. Serious offers only..
Run of the mill 91-30s are $350 now. These carbines are much more rare as this pattern was only made from 1938 to 1944.