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** Walther P.38 (ac/42 code)

9mm Parabellum. 4.875" barrel length. SN: 3859. Double action semi automatic pistol with removable magazine. Dull blued military finish and grooved mottled brown Bakelite grips. Features a military lanyard ring and fixed notch and shark fin sights. Markings include "P.38", followed by a stacked "ac/42" and "8052j" to left side of slide. Slide also has a "{German Eagle}" to right side surrounded by two "{Eagle}/359" marks. Frame is marked with serial number "3859" followed by an "{Eagle}/359" mark to left side. Right side of frame has a weak "{Eagle}/359" mark. Front of slide is marked "5941/f". Magazine is marked "P.38v/U" and "{Eagle}/359". Barrel is marked "B57" to right side under slide. Serial numbers do not match on this item. 

Condition:

Fair. Bore is frosty with oxidation and pitting to rifling. Finish has thinned areas to top of barrel and slide, losses to finish on sharp edges. There are crude machine marks, light scratches, and some pitting scattered overall. Grips have darkened but are in good condition. 

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,000
09/09/2021

 

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