Walther P38

Discussion in 'The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum' started by BigpatAU, Jun 14, 2011.

  1. BigpatAU

    BigpatAU New Member

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    Jun 14, 2011
    I've got a Walther P38 with the original box, magazines and holster but can't find much about the year it was made. It has the Walther banner on the slide as well as his full name to the right of the banner followed by Waffenfabrik ULM/Do.. Can anyone offer some insight?
     
  2. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
    naugatuck,Ct.
    welcome to the forum send picture and give us any numbers on it
     

  3. jack404

    jack404 Former Guest

    Jan 11, 2010
    Australia
    G'day BigpatAU ! welcome ! and yes pic's would help the folks here figure out what your walther is

    cheers
     
  4. BigpatAU

    BigpatAU New Member

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    Jun 14, 2011
    I'll try to get a picture soon but it has the number 74 along the trigger guard followed by what appears to be an antler. It also has an "eagle" looking stamp with "N" underneath it in various locations.
     
  5. BigpatAU

    BigpatAU New Member

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    Jun 14, 2011
    Thank you for your help, here are some rough pictures.
     

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  6. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
    naugatuck,Ct.
    Thanks i am sure someone will be along to help u
     
  7. RJay

    RJay Well-Known Member

    Feb 22, 2004
    Goodyear, Arizona
    Made in 1974, The antler is the Ulm proof house, and the Eagle N is the German proof.
     
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2011
  8. BigpatAU

    BigpatAU New Member

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    Jun 14, 2011
    Interesting, thank you. How about a value on thus gun is there a market for this year?
     
  9. Jim K

    Jim K New Member

    Dec 6, 2009
    There is a mild collector interest in the postwar P38 (not P.38) and ones LNIB and without the steel insert at the locking block ramp will bring $900 or so. There were some long barrel models and (later) some steel frame guns that bring more. AFAIK, there is no premium for any special year.

    Jim
     
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