I looked at the threads here already but I still like to run it by the memebers here who are experienced in these mags. Real or repro?
It looks too "new" to me, but is the bottom piece wood?, or plastic (phenolic)? I suspect these should be wood, but I'm no expert either.
The old World craftsmanship that was the norm during this era would demand nothing but perfection no matter how or when it was done.Originally were these lightly stamped, burned or hand inscribed when first made?
The last one would always be slightly different....