Smith and Wesson Model 1917 Revolver, c. early 20th century, serial number 132331, walnut grips, bottom of the butt marked U.S./ARMY/MODEL/1917/NO/132/331, left side of the barrel marked S. & W. D.A. 45, marked under the barrel "UNITED STATES PROPERTY," the top of the barrel with Smith & Wesson patent markings, overall lg. 11 in.
Provenance: The collection of Jay Gaynor.
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Some light holster wear near the muzzle and in front of the cylinder, but retains the majority of its original finish, grips are in very good condition, and the action functions properly.
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