Lot 249: Colt - Army Special
|Colt Army Special Double Action 32-20 WCF Revolver with Box and Factory Letter|
|Estimated Price: $600 - $800|
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|Serial #||Manufacturer||Colt||Model||Army Special|
|Type||Revolver||Gauge||32-20 Wcf||Catalog Page||54|
|Barrel||6 Inch Round||Finish||Blue||Grip||Hard Rubber|
|Stock||Class||Curio & Relic Handgun||Rating||See Condition|
|Description||The included factory letter confirms the serial number, caliber, 6 inch barrel and finish with the type of stocks not listed. The revolver was shipped to Calumet Protection Bureau, Gary, Indiana, on June 13, 1934, as part of a 70 gun shipment. The revolver has standard Colt markings and checkered grips featuring "COLT" embossed at the top. Comes with a two piece Colt box renumbered to the gun and "Special Instructions" pamphlet.
|Condition||Excellent. The revolver retains 95% original blue finish with minor holster type wear on the barrel and the grip straps thinning to a brown (more prevalent on the back strap). The cylinder has some minor edge wear and a noticeable drag line. The grips are also excellent with some scattered minor handling marks. The checkering is crisp. The box is fine with a few areas of moderate wear.|
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