SOLD FOR: $3500
Year of Manufacture: 1982, Italian date code “AI”
Caliber: 9mm Short (.380 ACP)
Action Type: Single/Double-Action Semi-Automatic Pistol fed by a Detachable Magazine
Markings: The left side of the slide is marked “PIETRO BERETTA”, “GARDONE V.T. – MADE IN ITALY”. The left side of the frame is marked “MOD. 84B – CAL. 9 Short”. The top of the barrel is marked “CAL. 9 Short / .380 AUTO”.
Barrel Length: Approximately 3.81”
Sights/ Optics: There is a blade fixed to the front of the slide and a square-notch dovetailed to the rear end of the slide.
Stock Configuration & Condition/ Grip: The grips are two-piece smooth wood. The grips have a few light handling marks, nicks and scuffs. There are no chips or cracks. Overall, the grips are in Fine condition.
Type of Finish: Blue and Black Alloy
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is semi-bright with light erosion concentrated in the grooves.
Overall Condition: The pistol retains about 95% of its metal finish. There are some light handling marks. Notably, the top of the barrel has some marks from the action being engaged. The markings remain clear. Overall, the pistol is in Fine condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The single-action is crisp and double-action is smooth. We have not fired this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box Paperwork and Accessories: The gun comes with a total of two 10-round magazines, a user manual and a safety disclaimer.