OE - GOOD - some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; lightly scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.
NPRF - NON-PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED/COLD BLUE, ETC.
WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN
Manufactured 1885. The included factory letter lists the revolver in .44-40 caliber with a 7 1/2 inch barrel, blue finish, and rubber grips when shipped to William Read & Sons in Boston on 6 April 1885. Also included is a copy of a John Kopec letter assessing the revolver.