Smith & Wesson Pre Model 17 K-22 Masterpiece
Built in 1951 on the five screw K-frame this perennially popular K-22 Masterpiece AKA Pre Model 17 is one of the models that every serious S&W collector needs to own. The gun is equipped with a 6″ barrel, pinned Patridge blade front sight, original satin blue finish and the original numbers matching gold picture box with the Helpful Hints brochure and tissue wrap.
Overall the gun remains in positively outstanding mint condition from end-to-end retaining over 99% of the original blue finish with only the faintest of collector type handling evidence. This is a classic K-22 in tip top shape that will have a special place in any collection.