Mauro Baudino & Gerben van Vlimmeren - All rights reserved.
“Mauser! A celebrity name whose highly honored bearer is celebrating his 70th birthday.How proud he may be, looking back at his infamous past.A life full of hard work, full of effort.He has laid the foundation of rifle technology, this has made his name eternal. From a gun master, who became a world famous inventor through iron energy and because of his noble character, loved and highly thought of everywhere.” Translation by Gerben van Vlimmeren.All rights reserved.
“A third of his life he has worked for the Turkish government and: Delivered one million rifles.He is and will be a loyal, well willing supplier of the Turkish Government, as is seldom seen.He lives high!His friend and admirer:H. HusnyPresident of the Imperial Ottoman Commission in Karlsruhe.” Translation by Gerben van Vlimmeren.All rights reserved.
Special Documents The special documents represents rare examples of documents provided to Paul Mauser in special occasions; for example the document on the left was provided to Paul Mauser by H. Husny Bey, the chairman of the imperial Ottoman commission for his 70th birthday.This high quality leather booklet contains an inscription in German and old Turkish underlining the importance of Paul Mauser in the relationship of the two countries.