GAW inspected M1 stock. The stock has no cracks, no rebuild markings, no rack numbers, and no repairs. The stock has an ancient coat of shellac applied at some time in its history. Sharp edge to the pistol grip, hardly any dents, bruises, or nicks. The markings are exceptionally clear. The upper portion of the boxed cartouche is not visible due to the curvature of the stock. An exceptional example. A set of matching hand guards is included. All metal components are present.