Markings, Stamps and Symbols

The average Military Martini is littered with markings, stamps, proofs and symbols. The longer the weapon was in service, the more "tattooing" the weapon is likely to have acquired. This page covers the meanings of some of the more common stamps, markings, symbols and proofs found on the metal and furniture (wood) of Military Martinis.


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Last Modified: 12/12/03