Lot 4965: A Pistol 08, Mauser Banner 1940, with holster, police, army
October 29, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Cal. 9 mm Parabellum, no. 1482x. Matching-numbered including firing pin. Almost bright bore. Proof-marked eagle/N and later German proof mark. Schiwy safety. Chamber marked "1940", front toggle link with Mauser banner. Fork with acceptance marks eagle/655. Original bluing with wear marks on trigger plate, partially lightly spotted, grip frame reblued. Small and operational parts strawed. Dark walnut grip panels without number, only acceptance eagle/655, pressure marks. Almost bright "fxo" magazine with aluminium base, no number, with "u", no acceptance. Rare collector's item. Comes with worn, dark brown cowhide holster in police style, no maker. White stitches in good order. Pull strap missing. Cf. i.a. Still, Third Reich Lugers, p. 140 where an identical weapon is named (no. 1483x). Erlaubnispflichtig The Luger Collection Joop van de Kant.
Condition Report: I - II
Notes: Ordonnanzwaffen bis 1945