Lot 195: Rare 3 Inch Barrel Colt Detective Special Double Action Revolver
|Rare 3 Inch Barrel Colt Detective Special Double Action Revolver|
|Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500|
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|Serial #||Manufacturer||Colt||Model||Detective Special|
|Type||Revolver||Gauge||38 Special||Catalog Page||58|
|Barrel||3 Inch Round||Finish||Blue||Grip||Walnut|
|Stock||Class||Modern Handgun||Rating||See Condition|
|Description||This revolver was manufactured circa 1969 with the scarce 3 inch configuration. The barrel is marked with the standard "DETECTIVE SPECIAL/.38 SPECIAL CTG." on the left and the two-line Hartford address on the right. Features fixed sights, un-shrouded ejector rod, and checkered round butt grips with silver Colt medallions.
|Condition||Very good plus. Revolver retains 94% of the original blue finish with slight holster wear overall and some light surface rust to the sides of the hammer. Grips are very good with some wear to the butt and light dings scattered throughout, while areas of crisp checkering remain.|
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