Colt Python Model I3061 Bright Stainless 6″ .357 Magnum Revolver, MFD 1990

SOLD FOR: $3,651

LSB#: 200814BI30

Make: Colt

Model: Python, Model I3061

Serial Number: T91768

Date of Manufacture: 1990 (

Caliber: .357 Magnum

Action Type: Single and Double Action Revolver With Swing Out Cylinder

Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “PYTHON .357 / *.357 MAGNUM CTG.*”. The right side of the barrel is marked “-COLT’S PT. F.A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD, CONN. U.S.A.-”. The crane cut and the crane are marked with the serial number. The sideplate is marked with a “Rampant Colt” logo. The left front of the trigger guard is marked with “VP” in a triangle and at the rear with “0”.

Barrel Length: The vent rib barrel with full underlug is 6”

Sights / Optics: This revolver is mounted with a white-outlined, square notched rear sight adjustable for windage and elevation that is pinned to the top strap of the frame. The front sight is a blade pinned to the top of the rib with a serrated orange plastic insert. The top of the barrel rib and the top strap have a matte black finish to reduce glare.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The grip is a one-piece checkered black rubber Pachmayr Gripper with finger grooves and gold-colored Colt medallions. The grip has minor handling wear with a few spots of a white residue in the smooth borders. There are no rips or tears. Overall, the grip is in about Fine condition.

Type of Finish: Bright Stainless

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: This revolver retains about 97% of its finish. There are a few scattered minor scratches and scuffs, most notable on the bottom of the trigger guard and at the muzzle on the right side. The cylinder has a thin, light turn-line. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this revolver is in about Fine-plus condition.

Mechanics: The lock-up on this revolver is SOLID, with no play when the trigger is depressed. The action functions correctly. We have not fired this revolver. This revolver has a wide target style hammer and a serrated trigger. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This revolver comes in a maroon cardboard Colt box with serial-matching label, two-piece styrofoam insert and an assortment of factory paperwork including manual. The box has scattered storage wear with fraying at edges and short tears at corners, in about Good condition.

Colt Python Model I3061 Bright Stainless 6" .357 Magnum Revolver, MFD 1990
Colt Python Model I3061 Bright Stainless 6″ .357 Magnum Revolver, MFD 1990