Lot 67: Switzerland, DWM, model 1900, .30 Luger, #4844, § B *
November 4, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: "Swiss ordnance pistol of the first generation. So called (according to BOBBA, Parabellum) series 3a, variant 5a with wide trigger: 120 mm long barrel, DWM-monogram on front toogle link, Swiss Cross in starburst on chamber. All numbers matching as far as visible, original finish of ca. 97% blueish black brushblueing, minimal traces of use at the edges and on grip. Small parts straw hardened. Flawless walnut-grip panels with crisp checkering, original magazine. Safety lever with longitudinal grooves, very good bore. 1923 privatized, comes with the original holster, made by Leo Jakob ofi Bern in 1905. Very good specimen of an early Swiss Luger, no valid proof - Condition I-II.