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    U.S. Smith & Wesson Army Model 1917 Double Action Revolver. Serial no. 48559, .45 caliber, 5 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front blade sight and frame notch rear sight. Bottom of barrel stamped: UNITED STATES PROPERTY. Blued finish. Case-hardened hammer and trigger. Smooth walnut grips. Lanyard ring. Manufactured 1917, first year of production.

    Condition: Good. Retaining approximately 80-85% finish with thinning to relief edges, handling wear and fine patches of pitting. "HR" engraved to right side of frame with an electric pencil. Some touch up to the blued finish. Top of right grip panel showing minor wood loss. Action crisp. Strong bore.


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    June, 2014
    8th Sunday
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