** 42 Dated byf-Code P08 Luger Pistol by Mauser with Holster

9mm. 3.9" barrel. SN: 7029i. Blued finish, checkered wood grips. Chamber dated "42", with a "byf" marked toggle. All visible serial numbers match, two "{Eagle}/135" inspection marks along with "{Eagle}" proof behind barrel junction, with another unnumbered one on the barrel itself. Includes two mismatched blued plastic base magazines #122 and #1712, both with an "E/37" inspection mark. Pistol is accompanied by a black hardshell holster with a "dkk" maker's mark on the reverse that is dated "42" with an "{Eagle}/Wa195" inspection.


Good. Retains some thinning and worn blue with mostly clear markings. Mechanically functional, fine bore. Grips with some light wear. Holster with moderate wear and scuffing.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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