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    Scarce U.S. Air Force Colt Aircrewman Model Double Action Revolver with Factory Letter.

    Serial no. 3703-LW [frame and crane], .38 caliber, 2-inch barrel with fixed front sight and frame notch rear sight. Blued finish. Rampant Colt logo to left side of the frame. Checkered walnut grip panels with inlaid Air Force medallions. Backstrap marked: PROPERTY OF U.S. AIR FORCE. Air Force Inventory number A.F. NO. 674 stamped on butt. Sold along with Colt factory letter dated January 22, 2009, confirming specifics.
    Note: Less than 1,200 Aircrewman were produced by Colt and most were destroyed by the Air Force when they were removed from service. It is believed that possibly only 50 of the revolvers survived.

    Condition: Good. Retaining traces of finish in protected areas, the balance a smooth grey patina with thinning to relief edges, handling wear and fine patches of pitting. Scattered dings and scuffs present to wood. Action good. Strong bore.




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    Auction Dates
    June, 2021
    6th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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