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Serial number 42986 (late 1860s), 5 in. octagonal .32 caliber barrel with SMITH & WESSON. SPRINGFIELD MASS on top flat; six-shot cylinder bearing 1855, 1859, and 1860 patent dates; walnut grip.
LOA 10.75 in.From the Collection of Mr. Wayne Lockey of Grand Junction, CO
The late Norm Flayderman remarks in his Guide that Deadwood marshal "Wild Bill" Hickock was carrying one of these revolvers when gunned down at cards in 1872.
Working action; barrel loose; wear to all surfaces; dings and an old chip to the grips.
$300 - 600