Lot 4950: A Pistol 08, DWM, Weimar Alphabet serial number, police
October 29, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Cal. 9 mm Parabellum, no. 9764m. Matching numbers including firing pin. Bright bore. Proof mark crown/N. Schiwy safety. Chamber with removed calibre "7,65", front toggle link with DWM logo. At front of grip police inventory mark "SP.Bn.1460" (Schutzpolizei Bremen, weapon 1460). Complete, original bluing. Small and operational parts completely strawed. Dark walnut grip panels without number. Milled, matt chromed police magazine with aluminium base, no. 1/9579, reverse side marked at the bottom "Schmeisser / Haenel". New condition. Cf. D. Maus, History Writ in Steel - German Police Markings 1900 - 1936, p. 279, where the above weapon is listed by its number. Erlaubnispflichtig The Luger Collection Joop van de Kant.
Condition Report: I
Notes: Ordonnanzwaffen bis 1945