6/19/19 - This is an original 1943 dated P.38 hardshell style holster from WW2. The holster is maker stamped and dated on the back leather. Also P.38 stamped - as shown in photos. The leather (especially body of leather) is firm and clean. There's light scuffing on the lid / flap. The stitching is all original and in tact. Clean interior leather. All original and authentic.