Looking online I found some production charts on the spreewerke p38's, but couldn't make heads or tails of it. My wife just bought a late war spreewerke p38. CYQ stamp with serial 80_ _ e it has a JVD and eagle over 88 stamped mag. All numbers match on all parts. It has the 'soft plastic' grips as described by Jan Balcar.
Can anyone help me out and tell me date of manufacture based on this info? I will try to post some pics later if possible. My camera sucks though so it's very hard to capture markings. Maybe I will borrow a friend's. Paid about 600.
Serial numbers ended at 1025. The Spreewerke Factory. Right side view of this beautiful byf43 Mauser produced P38. Note the black colored grips, which are. Commercial black checkered Walther grips in the early 3,000 serial number. Numbers are the same as the grips. Of bakelite grips for the P38.
It's in really nice shape. Just waiting on new springs to arrive before firing.
Product Name and Description SKU Price Original blue finish, base is numbered on the bottom of the lip 6685j, base probably switched out at some point as these were not commonly numbered. Spine is stamped with a 'jvd' code and an eagle/WaA706. Proper for late cyq. C26999 $195.00 Original blue finish, stamped on spine with an eagle/706 proof and 'jvd', and on left side'jvd'. Base lip has been re-numbered 3572. Proper for Mauser byf 44 and Spreewerke production.
Used, good condition., s/n 35xx C27142 $99.00 9 mm; 95% blue, very good bore, good grips, 4' barrel, Matching s/n 5365b, Eagle/88. Both mags marked jvd. Slide marked CAI. Georgia, VT., Germany P-38 9mm (Century Arms Inc.) Late war softshell unmarked holster.
Very good+ conition., s/n 53xxb. C37068 $695.00 9mm Luger; 60% blue, very good bore, good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, Original blue finish and black plastic grips. The right grip is a replacement with 6 open lines around the screw.
Stamped on the right side of the slide. C18495 $895.00 9mm Luger; 60% blue, good bore, good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, 3rd variation. Original blue finish and mottled brown bakelite grips.
Matching serial numbers. Original fixed sights. Original magazine, eagle/88 proofed low on spine. Right side of slide stamped with. C29370 $895.00 9mm Luger; 95% blue, very good bore, very good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, 4th Variation with original blued finish and black plastic grips. Matching numbers.
Original fixed sights. Original magazine marked low on the spine with an eagle/88 proof.
C29937 $1,400.00 9mm Luger; 70% blue, good bore, very good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, 4th variation with original blued finish and dark brown bakelite grips. Matching serial numbers. Mushou Oichi 3 Psp Download. Fixed sights. Original magazine marked with an eagle/88 proof at the bottom edge of. C30188 $1,050.00 9mm Luger; 75% blue, very good bore, very good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, 75% blue, very good bore, very good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, 4th variation, original blue finish and mottled brown bakelite grips.
Matching serial numbers. Nordbohmische manufactured. C36720 $895.00 Original blue finish, stamped with eagle/706 proof and 'jvd' on spine, and on left side 'jvd' and 'P.38'.
Bottom toe of base lip is numbered 6405b. Proper for byf44 and Spreewerke production. Base probably switched out in service. C27143 $99.00 9 mm; 50% blue, very good bore, good grips, 4 7/8' barrel, FN FRAME. Barrel has been refinished. Original bakelite grips, fixed sights. Matching numbers.
Right side of slide markings can not be recognized. Left side of slide marked with. C37014 $795.00 9mm; 97% blue, very good bore, very good grips, 4.75'' barrel, Grip has a crack at the top rear part of the grip, s/n 45xxe C37123 $795.00 9 mm; 85% blue, very good bore, good grips, 3' barrel, The muzzel of the barrel and the front edge of the receiver, are showing wear and some thinning. Left side of receiver has a German proof mark by the. C37615 $990.00 9 mm; 90% blue, very good bore, very good grips, 3' barrel, Pistol has a Russian reblue that is thinning. Is Import marked R-Guns Collinsville Ill. Very nice grips.