Standard configuration Rast Gasser military revolver, 8mm Gasser, with drift adjustable front sight and fixed rear sight. Usual 8-shot cylinder in solid frame with SA/DA mechanism. Left side of barrel and receiver are marked with the full serial number that is repeated on the cylinder. Top strap proofed Wn17. Rotating sideplate with three-line address “PATENT/RAST & GASSER/WIEN”. Major components rust blued, most small parts strawed. Wood checkered grips. Rotatable lanyard ring at butt. Complete with original leather holster, shoulder straps removed.
Austrian, Rast Gasser, M1898, Military Revolver, 8mm Gasser, with Holster.
Excellent, original rust blue. Small parts restrawed to comparable condition. Grips deeply checkered, staining as pictured. Bright bore with sharp rifling. Excellent manual mechanics. VG+ holster with missing straps as previously noted.