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.
WB - WOOD IS BETTER FOR THE PERCENT OF FINISH RATING GIVEN
One of approximately 1,200 No. 1 pistols manufactured by Horace Smith and Daniel B. Wesson in Norwich, Connecticut between 1854-1855. They are historically significant pieces for both Smith & Wesson and Winchester collectors. Factory floral scroll engraved receiver. "103" on grip frame and inside of both grip panels. "DR WJH" stamped underneath of frame.