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August 29, 2023
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MAUSER C96 LARGE RING FLAT SIDE, WITH MAUSER CARTRIDGE / 300 SIGHT, CORRECT STOCK.
Very seldom encountered Mauser C96 flat side w/ factory matching Mauser cartridge / 300 rear sight.
This example has standard 5.5″ bbl. having fixed front sight & slip in 100-300 rear sight marked “MAUSER CARTRIDGE / 300” at its forward extension. Other features as per this flat side range of pistols including long extractor, single lug firing pin, lg. ring hammer, first variation safety & thin trigger. Top of chamber w/ usual address. Full S# on left chamber flat. Crown /”C / “U” on left side of receiver; antler proof on right. Major components rust blued. Most sm. parts fire blued w/ straw trigger; bolt & hammer in the white. Disassembly shows all matching parts including sight bar & cursor. Bbl.
One of the scarcest flat side C96s, particularly w/ a matching Mauser cartridge / rear sight & excellent era correct shoulder stock.