Lot 55: Persia, Mauser, lange Pistole 08, 9 mm Luger, #3487 (in Farsi), § B *
November 4, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: "So called ""Artillery-08"" with shoulder stock and holster of the Mauser-export contract of the 1930s: 200 mm long barrel with tangent rear sight, all inscriptions and numbers in Farsi characters. ""Mauser"" on front toogle link, chamber with Persian crest, Persian acceptance crown on rhs, all numbers matching except the magazine. Spotted and on the edges worn off blueish black brush blueing, small parts with traces of the yellow straw hardening colour. Very good bore, original Persian sheet metal magazine with aluminum floor. The grip panels are well used, no valid proof. The original shoulder stock (matching number!) has its leather gear fixed on it. Holster with cleaning rod and tool. Pull strap and stitches in good shape, on the shoulder strap there ist the double magazine pouch with an additional Persian magazine. No valid proof - condition III-IV.