Lot 22: Imperial Germany, DWM, lange Pistole 08 1917, 9 mm Luger, #8172b, § B *
November 4, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: So called "Artillery-08" with shoulder stock and holster: 200 mm long barrel with tangent rear sight, DWM-monogram on front toogle link, on chamber "1917". Gothic acceptance letters and Prussian Eagle on rhs, all numbers matching as far as visible except the magazine. Well used, on trigger plate patinated, blueish black brush blueing, worn off at the muzzle, on grip and at the edges. Small parts straw hardened. Bore is a little but rough, original sheet metal magazine with wooden floor. The grip panels are well used, no valid proof. Comes with an original shoulder stock including all leather gear: holster with cleaning rod and tool (stitches and pull strap mostly in good condition), shoulder strap, and double magazine pouch (empty). Condition III-IV.