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Auction Date: September 8, 2017

Lot 572: Colt Python Double Action Revolver Factory Show Gun

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Documented Colt Python Double Action Revolver Factory Show Gun with Box and Factory Letter
Estimated Price: $2,500 - $4,000
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Serial #Colt Python Double Action Revolver Factory Show Gun ManufacturerColt ModelPython
TypeRevolver Gauge357 Magnum Catalog Page167
Barrel6 Inch Vent Rib FinishBlue GripRubber
Stock ClassModern Handgun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionOrange blade front and white outline adjustable rear sights, standard model, caliber and address markings on the barrel, Rampant Colt on the frame, wide checkered hammer, serrated trigger and checkered Pachmayr "Gripper" grips with Colt medallions. With a Colt wood grain box hand numbered to gun, with note "Deactivated", and a factory letter which confirms the features and states this revolver was retained by Colt as a sample piece for gun shows. Provenance: Colt Factory Archive Collection.

ConditionNear new in box, with some light handling marks. Box is repaired with tape and shows signs of much travel. NOTE: This revolver is documented as being deactivated by the factory "by removing the firing pin and adding orange safety disk" for display purposes.
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