K98 Mauser S/42 1937, cal. 8x57.

This rifle belongs to the early "1st" production for Portugal 1937 contract that had "S/42 1937" on the receiver, and the Portuguese crest and serial number on the side of the stock.

This K98 has its main parts matching serials numbers and maintains the same standard features of rifles produced in 1937 by the Mauser of Oberdorf for Wehrmacht (256.312 rifles produced with serial number from 1064 to 6337z).

Historical references




Data sheet


German carbine supplied to Portugal, which called it Espingarda 7.92 mm / 937 Mauser


8x57 mm / 7.92x57 mm

Total lenght:

1107 mm – 43.58"

Barrel lenght:

600 mm / 23.62"

Magazine capacity:

5 rounds

Rifling number:

4 right hand twist

Condition of the product


Collectible - Very Good

Product authenticity


Original / Almost all the parts have the same serial numbers of the receiver.


Terms of gun sale by correspondence:

Pursuant to art. 17 of the L. n. 110/1975 the order by correspondence or by distance contract of weapons is allowed to the residents in the Italian State only if the purchaser provides for the withdrawal of the firearm at a license holder for the trade in guns (armory).

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Portugal early 1937 contract Mauser K98 S/42 1937.

  • Brands Mauser
  • Product Code: 4370
  • Availability: 1
  • 760.00€

Tags: collectible, long weapons, mauser