Smith & Wesson No3 Single Action Target revolver # 30251 in .44 Russian calibre.
Stock # 4931
Price: £3,750 :: €4,312 :: $5,625
This six-shot Target revolver with 6 1/2 inch barrrel is blued with case coloured hammer and trigger-guard and two-piece factory hard rubber chequered grips with circular S&W motif at top also an adjustable rear target sight.
As many as 35,796 standard and Target models were manufactured 1878-1912 in many calibres including 44 Russian which is an obsolete calibre in the United Kingdom.
Condition: The revolver is in fine to excellent plus condition with 70% plus original blue overall. The main loss is to the cylinder. The hammer and trigger-guard alsoretain about 80% even case colours overall. The two-piece factory chequered hard rubber grips with circular S&W motto at the top are in excellent condition. The grips are beginning to turn brown due to exposure to sunlight. The bore is bright and the action is tight and crisp. An excellent example of this model that is getting harder to find in this condition.