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    Smith & Wesson First Model American No. 3 Single Action Revolver.
    Serial no. 1312, .44 caliber, 8-inch ribbed barrel with fixed front and rear sights. Blued finish. L7799 stamped to right side of frame, letter A to left side. Smooth hardwood grip panels.
    Note: One of one-thousand ordered by the U.S. Army, December 28, 1870 and delivered March, 1871. All correct marks, see Neal & Jinks, page 154.

    Condition: Very good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina with scattered signs of wear and pitting. Noticeable dings and scuffs present to grips. Action needs adjustment. Moderately pitted bore.


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    December, 2017
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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