Lot 60: Switzerland, DWM, model 1900, .30 Luger, #1120, § B *
November 4, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: Swiss ordnance pistol of the first generation. So called (according to BOBBA, Parabellum) series 1a variant 3a with groove for the follower knob inside the gripframe: 120 mm long barrel, DWM-monogram on front toogle link, Swiss Cross in starburst on chamber. All numbers matching as far as visible, orig. finish of ca. 97% of original blueish black brush blueing, worn off at the edges and the trigger plate with small spots and scratches on the barrel. Small parts straw hardened. Flawless walnut grip panels, original sheet metal magazine. Safety lever with square cut checkering, very good bore. Comes with an original holster of the Swiss military pattern of 1900, manufacturer Hans Fiechter, Alchenflüh 1909. Very good condition specimen of an early Swiss Luger, no valid proof - condition II.