Lot 22: Japanese Nambu Type 14 Pistol - 8mm Nambu Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 25593 DESIGN: Japanese military WWII era single action semiautomatic . 4-1/2" barrel. Stampings indicate a manufacturer date of August, 1932. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Blued steel. Mahogany wood serrated grip panels. FEATURES: Dovetailed blade front sight. Trapezoid shaped notch rear sight. Small trigger ring guard. Early grooved cocking knob. Lanyard ring at top rear of frame. Comes with one magazine and reproduction brown leather hip holster. CONDITION: Very good. Approximately 75% + of the finish remains on metal components. Sporadic light scratches and nicks to metal surfaces. Light groove in left side of frame from safety lever. Modest muzzle wear. Bore is excellent. Moderate wear to grip panels with small dents and scratches. One small crack in the top of the right grip panel. Magazine lockup is marginal as the magazine can be pulled without using the magazine release. Very light surface wear to holster. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 3374-026/C&R ESTIMATE: $500 - $700