Lot 62: Switzerland, DWM, model 1900, .30 Luger, #199, § B *
November 4, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: "Swiss ordnance pistol of the first generation. So called (according to BOBBA, Parabellum) series 1a Variante 2a 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. 90% of original blueish black brush blueing , worn off at the edges and on grip, small parts straw hardened. Walnut-grip panels, original sheet metal magazine with normal follower knob (2nd type). Safety lever with square cut checkering, veyr good bore. Comes with an original holster of the Swiss military pattern with shoulder strap, made by J. Mengisen in Bern 1905. No valid proof - condition III.