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Lot 3334: WWII German Walther "ac/42" Code P.38 Pistol with Holster

Excellent Early Production Three Digit Serial Number 173 World War II German Walther "ac/42" Code P.38 Semi-Automatic Pistol with 1942 Dated Holster

Auction Date: December 11, 2022

Lot 3334: WWII German Walther "ac/42" Code P.38 Pistol with Holster

Excellent Early Production Three Digit Serial Number 173 World War II German Walther "ac/42" Code P.38 Semi-Automatic Pistol with 1942 Dated Holster

Auction Date: December 11, 2022

Estimated Price: $1,600 - $2,500
Price Realized:

Excellent Early Production Three Digit Serial Number 173 World War II German Walther "ac/42" Code P.38 Semi-Automatic Pistol with 1942 Dated Holster

Manufacturer: Walther
Model: P 38
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 9 mm Luger
Barrel: 5 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip: plastic
Stock:
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Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 201
Class: Curio & Relic Handgun
Description:

Desirable early 1942 production Walther P.38 with three digit serial number 173. Blade front and fixed notch rear sights, "ac/42" code marked on left of the slide, "eagle/swastika" firing proof and double "eagle/359" acceptance marks on the right. Matching serial numbers marked on the slide, frame, barrel, and locking block. The grips are ribbed plastic. Includes a "TSX42" "P38" marked black leather holster with a handwritten identification number underneath the flap, and extra magazine. Provenance: The Paul Crockett Jr. Collection

Rating Definition:

Excellent, retains 95% original blue finish with scattered minor pin-prick surface pitting. Grips are also excellent with some light handling marks. Mechanically excellent. Included holster is very fine.



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