Last edited by rbminis; 12-24-2015 at 05:11 AM. Reason: Edited title to use the corect German terminology.
I specialize in M1 carbines and Lugers.
It's a stone cold fake. There's so many problems it's hard to point them all out, but the one lookers are the numbers that are in a incorrect font style compared to that used by JFS. On the reverse the makers stamp is not correct compared to originals, it's just too skinny. There's no leeway in either of these points, and that's enough to walk away from it.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.
Not good, as stated above.