Lot 91: Switzerland, Mauserwerke, "Banner" model according to 1906/34, S-bloc, .30 Luger, #8569s, § B *
November 4, 2016
Wien, Wien, AustriaLive Auction
Description: "Swiss import pistol: 120 mm long barrel, ""Mausertonne"" on front toogle link, unknown mark on chamber. Old German nitro proof ""eagle above N"" on lhs. Barrel marked ""Kal. 7,65"" on lhs. All numbers matching as far as visible incl. magazine. Original finish of ca. 95% blueish black blueing, minimally spotted. Receiver possibly professionally reworked. Small parts straw hardened, walnut grip panels, original blued sheet metal magazine with aluminum floor with matching number. Excellent bore condition. Very good specimen of a rare commercial Swiss Luger. Only 5 units are known with the s-suffix. No valid proof - Condition II.