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**DWM 1906 P.08 Swiss Luger w/ Holster

7.65mm Parabellum. 4.625" barrel length. SN: 8450. Single-action semi-automatic pistol with removable 8-shot wood knob magazine, grip safety, and fixed sights. Blued finish to slide and long frame, strawed accoutrements, and checkered walnut grips. Features (Swiss cross in sunburst) proof to front of breech, with standard DWM manufacturer mark to top of center toggle link. Swiss (Cross acceptance) proofs are marked to butt of slide, and to left of slide and barrel. There is also a P 34 Privatwaffen mark to left of slide. Serial numbers are marked under barrel and to front of frame, with partial serial numbers marked to butt of center toggle link and under grips. Safety is unmarked. Includes Swiss-style leather P.08 holster marked (K.L. FUCHS/SATTLER/INTERLAKEN) in oval to backside, with the name Hans Schild penned to inside of flap. All serial numbers match on this pistol, and indicate it was manufactured sometime in 1906. 

Provenance:From the Collection of Charlie Hinton

Condition:

Very good. Bore is frosty and rifling is sharp. Most of finish is in tact, but there are a few light pinpoint pit marks to slide overall. Leather holster shows signs of heavy oxidation near metal accoutrements. 

Estimate: $1,200 - $1,400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,680
05/25/2021

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