November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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***Martially Marked 1942 Thompson Machine Gun Model M1

.45 auto caliber, 11" barrel, S/N 127916. Marked on the left side of the frame Thompson Submachine Gun caliber 45 M-1, then serial number in three lines.  On the reverse Auto-Ordnance Corporation, Bridgeport Connecticut, U.S.A.   Ordnance cart wheel and inspectors mark GEC in a circle.  Blue finish with walnut stock and forearm and pistol grip.  Lyman rear barrel sight, marked Thompson in a bullet. Original tropic sling, a twenty round stick magazine and a 30 round stick Mag.

 

Condition:

Retaining much of the original blue finish.  A little wear to the high lines.  Stock, pistol grip and forearm are in excellent condition retaining much of the original oil finish.  With nice open-grained look. Never been sanded or cleaned.  Bore is bright and shiny.  Overall excellent for a World War II Martially marked M-1 Thompson Sub-Machinegun.

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$21,850
11/01/2016
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