Lot 66: Switzerland, DWM, model 1900, .30 Luger, #378, § 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 1a without groove for the follower knob in grip frame: 120 mm long barrel, DWM-monogram on front toogle link, Swiss Cross in starburst on chamber. All numbers matching as far as visibleof ca. 97% of original blueish black brush blueing, worn off a little bit at the edges with small spots on the barrel, small parts straw hardened. Flawless walnut grip panels, original sheet metal magazine with flat follower knob (1st type). Safety lever with square cut checkering, very good bore condition. Comes with an original holster of the Swiss military pattern of 1900, manufacturer R. Küpfer, Bern 1909. No valid proof - Condition II.