DescriptionCased Smith & Wesson Model 52-1 Semi-Automatic Pistol.
Serial no. 56463, .38 special wadcutter mid-range caliber, 5-inch barrel with fixed serrated front sight and micrometer adjust rear sight. Blued finish. Right side of frame at grip tang stamped: 049 / CLASSIC ARMS / L.I. N.Y. Checkered walnut grip panels with S&W medallions. Contained in custom wood case with foam insert. This was one of the premier match target pistols of the 1960's.
Condition: Very good. Retaining approximately 92-94% finish with noticeable wear and fine patches of pitting. Grips showing scuffs and scratches. Action crisp. Mirror bright bore.
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