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    Mauser Persian Military Contract Artillery Luger. Cal. 9mm. Serial Number 3918, 8" Barrel. Blue finish, checkered walnut grips. Correct with all visible Persian numbers matching, except correct nickel-plated magazine with aluminum base, which is numbered in Persian "3986". Nine-position adjustable rear sight. Late Persian crest on the receiver ring with Farsi writing on the toggle and other correct Persian markings on the right side of the receiver as called for. Two crowns over "U" on the left forward side of the receiver. Excellent with 90% original finish with slightly more wear on the grip straps, holster wear to the high points including side plate and muzzle, light scratches on the left side, and modest handling wear to the grips. Strong action and excellent bore. Persian contract Lugers are rare as the total numbers produced between 1936 and 1942 are estimated at only 2,000 examples.

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    June, 2010
    26th Saturday
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