thanks for the info Falcon! Yes mine looks a lot like yours, the serial number is in the 44XXX range. goes to show that even the big/well established auction houses can get it wrong.
Produced before Nazi occupation. The left side of the slide is marked with the two line address and Browning patent marking as well as various Belgium proofs. Various proofmarks also appear on the left side of the frame and the barrel chamber. Matching serial numbers on the slide and frame. Fixed sights and fitted with checkered walnut grips. Complete with a black leather flap holster with the matching serial number on the back and ink marked "Verbeet" on the inside of the flap, and extra double stack magazine.