Premier Firearms Auction
May 6, 7, 8 & 9, 2022
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AUSTRIAN CONTRACT MAUSER MODEL C96 PREWAR COMMERCIAL SEMI-AUTO PISTOL AND STOCK.
inv# 22-7 (21-4587)
Cal. 7.63mm (30 Mauser)
Scarce Military contract. Although 50,000 units were procured in 1916, very few matching rigs are now available. According to Jan Still’s forum, fewer than 20 reported. Bbl. 5 1/2″ w/ inverted V front sight & 50-1000 tangent rear. Matching numbers on externally visible parts plus floorplate & 32 groove grips. Austrian “W-n” eagle “15” proof on right chamber flat. Crown U proofs on left side of barrel extension and top rear of bolt. Mauser legend on right side of frame & over chamber. Original fire blue on trigger, safety, extractor, cursor & bolt stop.