Lot 69: Smith & Wesson Model 1-1/2 New Model 32 rim fire
May 22, 2013
Orange, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Smith & Wesson Model 1-1/2 New Model 32 rim fire Single Action revolver with birds head grip and rare factory 2-5/8" barrel showing special side barrel address on left, serial #120556. The revolver retains 85-95% original nickel with somedrifting at the muzzle, front of cyl and edges. The areas where nickel is lost show some darkening and light erosion with pinprick pitting just starting. The nickel is uncleaned and no polishing. The grips are good with just normalwear and about 50% varnish. The hammer shows 50% dull case hardening, the edges are crisp, markings sharp, bore fair, action good. A scarce variation with short barrel. Est.;$650-$1,300.