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A MAUSER 9MM PARABELLUM 'WARTIME GOVERNMENT SALE' SELF-LOADING 'BROOMHANDLE' PISTOL, NO. 389450
A MAUSER 9MM PARABELLUM 'WARTIME GOVERNMENT SALE' SELF-LOADING 'BROOMHANDLE' PISTOL, NO. 389450

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A MAUSER 9MM PARABELLUM 'WARTIME GOVERNMENT SALE' SELF-LOADING 'BROOMHANDLE' PISTOL, NO. 389450
Of hybrid Wartime Commercial/'Red 9' type, with short extractor, two-lug firing-pin, the integral rear-sight graduated from 50 to 1000, late trigger, with 32-groove wooden grips
5in. barrel, German contemporary proof

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This pistol is probably one of a number made for German Government sale to officers in World War I. It is essentially similar to 'Red 9' variants but has a commercial serial number and plain grips
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