Info please- Waffenfabrik

Discussion in 'The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum' started by G.Lunn, Jun 26, 2012.

  1. G.Lunn

    G.Lunn New Member

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    Just wondered if anyone could give me some background info and valuation for a Waffenfabrik Wilther Zalla Mchlis (thur) Serial num- 559 220

    Thanks
  2. Alpo

    Alpo Well-Known Member

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    Waffenfabrik just means "gun maker".

    Could that be Walther, instead of Wilther?
  3. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

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    welcome to the forum never heard of that one i will let someone else take over do u have any pictures
  4. Bill DeShivs

    Bill DeShivs Well-Known Member

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    Waffenfabrik Walther Zella Mehlis.
  5. Lanrezac

    Lanrezac Active Member

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    G. Lunn, in the US the German company you are asking about is usually just called Walther. It was founded some time before 1914 and still exists today. You can find out a lot about it just by doing a properly spelled Google search, or looking it up on Wikipedia.

    People here can almost certainly tell you about whatever Walther you have, but they have made a very wide variety of firearms and airguns over the past 100 years, so a serial number alone is not enough. Putting up some pictures would allow us tell you about your specific Walther.

    Hope that helps, and welcome to the Forum! :)

    PS - Zella-Mehlis is a town in Germany. Walther moved away from there in 1945, when it became part of Communist East Germany.
    Last edited: Jun 26, 2012
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