DescriptionMauser Model 1896 Broomhandle Semi-Automatic Pistol with Shoulder Stock.
Serial no. 98048 [all matching], 7.65mm, 5 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front sight and rear elevation sight. Blued finish. Grooved walnut grips. Lanyard eye. Contained in wooden shoulder stock numbered 048 to match pistol.
The William Alberta Collection.
Condition: Good. Retaining approximately 80-85% finish with scattered wear and pitting. noticeable thinning to relief edges, base of barrel and backstrap. JEW / 1-5-56 engraved to base of frame with electric pencil. Scuffs and dings present to grips. Action good. Moderately pitted bore. Heavy scratches and bruising to shoulder stock. Large 4-inch crack to left side of stock.
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