Smith & Wesson 1st Model .44 Hand Ejector Triple Lock Target
A factory letter accompanies this tremendous and 100% original 1st Model .44 Hand Ejector Target confirming the ultra rare configuration and detailing its original shipment as part of a matched sequential pair on March 13, 1913 to Von Lingerie & Antoine in Chicago, Illinois. This is a tremendous Triple Lock! Note gun is equipped with a 6 1/2” barrel, virtually untouched original high polished blue finish, numbers matching grips, Lyman Ivory bead front sight and the ultra rare Lyman Ivory Bar rear sight! Aside from the slightest patination on the backstrap this amazing .44 HE is virtually NEW. This is the finest 6 1/2” target example of the model we have offered for sale in years and it may very well take two or three lifetimes to ever upgrade this one. Among the finest investment grade N-frame Smith & Wesson revolvers extant!