9/25/18 - This is an original Mauser model Argentine 1909. The 1909 Argentine Mauser was manufactured under contract by DWM in Germany for the Argentine government. This rifle is all original, excellent, and matching serial numbered including on the cleaning rod, muzzle cover, and stock! Beautiful condition with a fire-blued bolt extractor and blued barrel, sights, and barrel bands. The finish is beautiful throughout - excellent with very minimal finish loss or wear. The bore is shiny with minimal signs of residue within, and overall a 9 out of 10. Strong rifling. The action is smooth and the rifle is fully functional. Guaranteed all original and authentic, these rifles were made from 1909 to 1919.