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Catalog Number 10710-12-(1)
Title Pistol, Semi-Automatic, Mauser-Werke AG, Parabellum Model 1908
Object Name Pistol
Description Eight shot, 9mm Cal., center-fire cartridge semi-automatic pistol. Single round rifled bore barrel. Wooden grip. Blued. Military issue. "1702" on receiver and barrel.
Year Range from 1935
Year Range to 1945
Culture German
Material iron alloy, wood
Made Mauser
Place of Origin Germany, Oberndorf-am-Neckar
Makers mark "1702" on barrel and receiver
"byf" code for Mauser on breech
"135" and Nazi eagle acceptance marks on various parts
Used Germany
Height (in) 5.5
Length (in) 8.5
People Rasmussen, Ross H.
Event World War II
History Donor obtained in WWII Europe from captured war material depot at Fulda. Includes holster (not original), two clips, and pistol wrench.
Credit line Ross H. Rasmussen, Hooper, Nebraska
Collection Rasmussen, Ross H.
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