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Selling: December 3, 2010

Lot 632: High Standard - G380

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Excellent High Standard Model G 380 Semi-Automatic Pistol
Estimated Price: $750 - $1,000
Serial #High Standard  - G380 ManufacturerHigh Standard ModelG380
TypePistol Gauge380 Catalog Page132
Barrel5 Inch Round FinishBlue GripPlastic
Stock ClassCurio & Relic Handgun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionManufactured from 1947 to 1950 with a total production of about 7,400. This model was also High Standards only centerfire pistol. The left side of the barrel extension is marked "CAL.380 AUTO. CTG.", below that on the frame is the standard four line address, patent pending marking, the left side of the slide is marked "HI STANDARD / MODEL G 380" and the serial number appears on the front strap. The pistol features fixed sights, external hammer, matte finish on the trigger guard, grip straps and top of the slide, with the balance of the finish polished, two tone 6 round magazine and fitted with checkered plastic grips. Complete with an original black, hinged lid box with the correct end labels

ConditionExcellent. The pistol retains 99% original blue finish with a few small areas of minor spotting on the barrel and extension, and a few scattered minor scratches and handling marks. With the exception of a minor mar on the bottom of the right panel, the grips are excellent plus. The markings are sharp. The action is excellent. The box is fair with tape repairs on the lid and some heavy edge and corner wear.
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