Desirable large frame Smith & Wesson First Model double action revolver chambered in .44 S&W Russian. The First Model was manufactured between 1881 and 1898. This features a 6-1/2″ barrel with two-line address/patent dates on the barrel rib and matching serial number on the butt, cylinder, barrel latch and barrel. Antique, Ships direct to buyers home

Condition: This example rates NRA Excellent retaining a great deal of its original nickel finish with a scattering of spots and mild scratches. The grips are in excellent condition with no imperfections visible. The bore is bright and shiny with crisp rifling and just a few small scattered spots of corrosion. The blued trigger guard shows some thinning on the bottom and the trigger and hammer retain a good deal of original case coloring. The revolver is mechanically excellent and locks up tight.