Lot 4960: A Pistol 08, Mauser, code "1937 - S/42", 2nd variant, with holster
October 29, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Cal. 9 mm Parabellum, no. 3253v. Matching-numbered including firing pin and grip panels, except connecting pin with "93" (assembly error?). Bright bore. British proof mark. Chamber marked "1937", front toggle link "S/42". So-called 2nd variant with blued small parts. Acceptance marks early eagles/63. Complete, original bluing. Dark walnut grip panels with partial pressure marks. Nickel-plated sheet metal magazine with aluminium base, no. 9303v, acceptance eagle/63. Almost new condition. Complete with lightly worn, black cowhide holster, maker "Karl Barth / Waldbröl / 1939", acceptance eagle/WaA227. Stitches and pull strap in good order. Erlaubnispflichtig The Luger Collection Joop van de Kant.
Condition Report: I
Notes: Ordonnanzwaffen bis 1945