SOLD FOR: $1,700
Make: Smith & Wesson
Serial Number: K778394
Year of Manufacture: 1967, C&R
Caliber: .357 Magnum
Action Type: Single & Double Action Revolver
Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “SMITH & WESSON”, the right is marked “S&W. .357 MAGNUM”. The right side of the frame is marked with the S&W monogram and the four line Marcas Registradas address. The bottom of the grip frame is marked “K 778394”. The yoke cut is marked K778394 / MOD / 19-2” while the yoke is marked “51443”. The left side of the grip frame is marked “3 / 51443”.
Barrel Length: 6”
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a blade attached to a raised and solid serrated rib. The rear sight is a square notch micrometer click adjustable blade.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are two-piece checkered Goncalo Alves target stocks with S&W medallions at their tops. The grips have no notable wear or damage, only light handling marks. There are no chips or cracks. The checkering is sharp. Overall, the grips are in Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Blue
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 98% of its original metal finish. Only the lightest of handling and storage marks are present. The cylinder shows a very light drag line. The markings are clear. The screw heads are sharp. Overall, this revolver rates in about Fine Plus condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The lockup is tight on all cylinders with slight side to side play. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: A S&W blue metal reinforced two piece box with serial matching label, wax paper, manual, and cleaning tool kit are included. The box shows edge wear with some finish loss on the lid. Overall, the box and accessories rate in about Fine condition.