A Walther P 38,"480" coded, 1st issue, with hard-shell holster and two magazines with matching numbers
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Cal. 9 mm Luger, Nr. 107, Matching numbers, bright bore. Magazine for 8 rounds. No valid proof marks. August 1940 production. Coded "480" on slide and trigger guard. Eagle/359 acceptance marks on all parts. Original bluing, with traces of holster wear on the edges, minor spotting, thin on front strap. Bakelite grips in black and brown. Matching-numbered magazine (S/N on bottom left of magazine body) with two eagle/359 marks.
Holster of strong black cowhide, made by "C. Heinichen / Dresden / 1940", stamped Eagle/WaA306. Good seams. Spare holster inside with same number as pistol and marked "+".
Only 6,800 pistols of this type were ever built. See Marschall, "Walther Verteidigungspistolen Mod. 1 bis PPX", page 138.
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