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**Mauser S/42 1938 P.08 Luger w/ Holster

9mm Parabellum. 4" barrel length. SN: 3205C. Single-action semi-automatic pistol with removable 8-shot magazine, fixed sights, and stock lug. Blued military finish to slide and frame, with checkered walnut grips. Military date 1938 is marked to front of breech, with Mauser S/42 code to top of center toggle link. Features two (Eagle/G-date) Mauser military proofs, and two (Mid-era German Eagle) military proofs to right of slide. Serial numbers are marked under barrel and to front of frame, with partial serial numbers marked to left of slide, top of center toggle, and to left side accoutrements. Safety toggle is marked GESICHERT. Aluminum knob magazine is marked 3205C/+/(Eagle/G-date) proof to bottom. All serial numbers for pistol and magazine match. Includes leather military-style holster marked R. EHRHARDT/POESSNECK (Eagle/WaA29) 1938 to backside, with takedown tool and an extra magazine marked 2/2283 to bottom, and 2/1001 (2 of 1001) to left side. 

Provenance:From the Collection of Charlie Hinton

Condition:

Very good. Bore is bright and rifling is sharp, has some thread fibers most likely from cleaning cloth. Minor losses to finish on raised edges of trigger plate, and to front grip strap. Holster is in good condition. Has small scratches and marks overall with some wear to corner areas. 

Estimate: $1,400 - $1,600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,700
05/25/2021

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