Rare Smith & Wesson New Model Number 3 Target revolver serial number 1924 in obsolete .32/44 calibre.



£ 2,950.00

Rare, Smith & Wesson New Model Number 3 Target revolver, serial number 1924, in obsolete .32/44 calibre. This model, with 6 1/2 inch barrel, was the first S&W to be manufactured with adjustable target sights as standard. A total of only 2930 were manufactured from 1887. Blue with case hardened hammer and trigger guard. Black hard rubber grips, chequered with diamond and S&W monogram. Matching serial number 1924 on barrel, cylinder, and frame. Rear adjustable sight and partridge style front sight.

Excellent condition, with 85-90% original blue blending with brown patina overall. Bore is excellent, with minor abrasions. Action is tight and crisp.