Spanish Mauser Markings
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These are markings I happen to have pictures of, and this page will hopefully become greatly expanded as time goes on.  I encourage all who read this
page to send me pictures of any markings you may find at Fritz1255@Hotmail.com
Receiver Crests
Oviedo crown logos.  Note that the crown changes from the
left (1901) to the center (1928), to the right (1933).
Stock Cartouches
Miscellaneous Other Markings - German Mausers
Maltese cross and
4-pointed star, both
from an Obendorf
Mauser
From an
Obendorf
Mauser
From an
Oviedo Mauser
Guardia Civil Crest
From a
Loewe
Mauser
Loewe Crest from a
Model 1893
Spanish carbine
Paul Reckamp photo
Obendorf Crest
"generic" Loewe
crest seen on some
Spanish Mausers
Six-pointed star and last two digits of
serial number on Model 1895 Loewe
carbine.  Paul Reckamp Photo
Six-petaled flower and star on trigger guard (left), serial number
and "saturn" mark (right), both from a Loewe carbine (Paul
Reckamp photos).  Photo by "Razor" at right shows six-petaled
flower and script Ma prefix serial number as well from 93 Loewe
rifle.
Fabrique
Nationale
(Belgium) crest on
a Model 1893
Miscellaneous Other Markings - Spanish Mausers
Maltese cross in circle above
Plain maltese cross below
Flaming bomb and
other marks - above
and right
Letters in circles
above
Plain numbers above
Whazzat? above
Plain letters
Left and right
Miscellaneous
Spanish marking
photos above, left,  
and right courtesy of
Clarence DeHaven
SM1
SM2
SM3
SM4
SM5
SM6
SM7
SM8
SM9
SM10
SM11
SM12
SM13
SM14
SM15
SM16
SM17
SM18
SM19
SM20
SM21
SM22
SM23
SM24
SM25
Republican crest from
Spanish Civil War  
Photo courtesy of
"Tiledude"
SM29
More unusual markings.  
See the one on the right,
which is just below the
year of manufacuture
Script "Ma" prefixes above, photos courtesy of
John Wall, are from Naval issue German-made
Model 1893's
SM26
SM27
SM28
SM30
SM31
Bottom of Receiver Markings:

"Star" on left

Backwards swasticka on right
SM33
SM32
An unusual painted
Stock crest
SM34