GERMAN WW2 MODEL L FLARE PISTOL
Standard issue double barrel flare pistol to Luftwaffe personnel during WW2. Aluminum alloy construction with black finish and checkered bakelite grips. Maker code marked "gpt/1943" (Gutav Bittner Co.). Lufteagle/111 proof on right side tang of frame. Lufwaffe part number on left side of frame "Ln 24483". Bottom of frame has a small British proof. Used, showing finish wear and handling. The barrel selector lever seems loose, mechanically fine. From the collection of Dr. Geoffrey Sturgess.