Relativley scarce first variation Danish contract M49, high polish blue with drift adjustable front and rear sights, serial range 1-16607 made between 1948-1951. Left side of slide with SIG logo. Left frame is marked with the cal, model reference, and crown/HTK. The full serial number is on the right side of the barrel, slide, frame, and original hammer group with no half cock. Wood serrated grips secured with a single transverse fire blued screw. Lanyard ring present. Matte finish magazine. No shipping box.
SIG manufactured M49, first Danish contract, original condition, early production.
Near excellent with sharp edge and holster wear in usual locations. Front strap with minimal thinning. Original finish grips with numberous handling marks as photographed. Particularly the right panel, near the top. Mirror bore. Perfect manual mechanics. Clearly, a top condition example as released by Denmark.