**Mauser byf 44 Code P38 Pistol with Holster

9mm, 4.9" barrel, S/N 705w. Blued finish, grooved brown Bakelite grips. Matching serial numbers on numbered parts. Two {Eagle}/135 inspection marks on right of slide and an {Eagle} proof. Left of slide simply marked P.38 at the front followed by byf/44 with the serial number near the safety. Includes a single jvd code magazine without an inspection mark. Pistol is accompanied by a pebble grained black leather break open holster marked P38 and cxb/4 on the rear.

Provenance:From the Collection of Charlie Hinton


Very good. Retains much of the blued finish with thinning, wear and loss particularly at high edges and contact points. Markings remain clear, mechanically functional, bright bore with some scattered oxidation and frosting. Grips with some surface marks, holster about very good.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

Internet Bidding

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us


Cowan’s Cincinnati Office offers an in-house, full-service shipping department which is unparalleled in the auction industry. Shipping costs are provided with your finalized invoice 24-48 hours after auction. For furniture and oversized items, we recommend using third-party services. For more information, click HERE or contact cowansshipping@hindmanauctions.com.  

NOTE: All pickups and preview are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 513-871-1670 or email cincinnati@hindmanauctions.com