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Old 07-08-2013, 03:50 AM   #71
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Oldest handgun...hmm.

Probably the cheapo Eibar .25 I have. No idea how old it is, but it's probably the oldest.
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My oldest handgun is my Grandfather's Colt Police Positive 38 Special. I looked up the serial number once and I think it was early '20s.



I forgot about these two, probably between 1890 and 1920? Both .38 S&W cal.
On left is Empire State Arms, on right is Iver Johnson Safety Automatic, both 5 shot.

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Old 07-09-2013, 09:26 AM   #73
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My oldest (and only) handgun is my nagant m1895 revolver. It fires a 7.62x38r nagant cartridge. It's a gas seal revolver, so the cylinder moves forward to creat a gas seal, making it easily suppressed. Mine was made in 1926. And oh how I wash it was a Tula. But oh well. It's my baby and my edc. She takes a lickn but keeps on tickn. Goes to show russkies are good at what they do!
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My oldest gun I own!
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A C96 Mauser Broomhandle;brought back from Germany.#382325
All matching numbers,including the 3. Numbers stamped on the (carbine) stock/holster. 7.63 x 25
Most likely a wartime commercial.... Late. .1916/17. The bbl. is a little dark, little pitting, considering age & use. The rifling is surprisingly sharp. Interior parts. & springs cleaned up like new. Looking to get a few replacement parts. As I plan to shoot it some before I bite the dust.
My Dad brought some other war--relics back too.(sabers,daggers, bayonets,flags,pins, badges, ornamental dueling pistol) the Mauser is my fav. 100%. Workable souvenir.
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A reasonable facsimilie to my "broom" pistol.
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When you have one you always seem to want two.
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My CZ 82 made in 1985. The year before I was.
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Walther P1 9mm, 1985.

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