Lot 4585: A Parabellum Mauser Banner 1937, Lithuania contract
October 29, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Cal. 9 mm Parabellum, no. 4612v. Matching-numbered, firing pin and grip panels without number. Almost bright bore. Proof mark double crown/U. Chamber marked "1937", front toggle link with Mauser banner. Original bluing with wear marks mainly on barrel and trigger plate. Small and operational parts strawed. Dark walnut grip panels. Blued sheet metal magazine with aluminium base, no. 4531v. Very good condition. Cf. i.a. Costanzo, World of Lugers, p. 411, Still, Third Reich Lugers, p. 198 and Hallock/van de Kant, The Mauser Parabellum 1930 - 1946, p. 521 - 527, where the above weapon's serial number is listed. On p. 527 it is illustrated and described. Erlaubnispflichtig The Luger Collection Joop van de Kant.
Condition Report: I - II