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It is what IMA sells as a "Type B" and Skennerton describes as a "Type C."

This one was sent to India for issue to either British or native troops, bears a sold out of service mark on the nocks from Firozpur Arsenal, and on the buttstock, has a visible box with the Nepali word "Chandra" in it for Prime Minister Chandra. India shipped 2,500 Mark IVs to Nepal ca 1906 and another 10,000 ca 1908-1909. Each bears the Chandra above a serialized number, and close by a month, year, and initials of the Indian arsenal that refurbished/prepared it for shipment. You will also likely find an Indian Arsenal Cartouche, and other Nepalese marks for rack/rifle or unit. Under the rear sight will be NS NEP - Native Service Nepal. Last - etched on the trigger bow will be Nepali showing unit and location. The auction pictures provide no detail. You will have to repost marks and stamps when you get the gun.
 

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The broken screw may not be as broken as you think. It is a lock screw to hold the cocking indicator in place by turning it a partial rotation to hook into the lip on the indicator shaft. There does seem to be a small piece of the head missing, but it shouldn't affect the function.
 

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Rust and pitting is insignificant. Neutralize and cold blue. Go shooting!
 
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