It is our goal to resolve return issues to keep all parties satisfied with their dealings look at our feedback. Elmer Keith, a well known author and wildcatter at the time, was experimenting with hand loading. A powerful and economical pistol. It is your responsibility to ensure that the gun is legal to own and receive in your area. This is a quandry with what we found.
To pay online, please use the 'Pay Now' link at the bottom of the invoice, which will be sent after the sale. The Model 19 is chambered for. When I find out more I will let you know. I am trying to find age of gun also what the value really would be. Membership is free and we welcome all types of shooters, whether you're a novice or a pro. The engineering changes are as follows: 19 1957 : Stamping of model number.
No gun should be fired without being examined by a competent gunsmith. Ads listed in discussion areas are prohibited. Thanks in advance for any and all help. Please see our photos and good luck! American Express needs to be processed here using the item number from the auction site and the Credit Card Total:. I and most other S W fans have a copy of The Standard Catalog of Smith Wesson S W Model 19 Serial 9K19xx.
Buyer Tip: If you're the High Bidder in an auction when it closes, don't assume you're the final High Bidder. If you are in Southern California, you are welcome to pick your item up and complete the transfer at our shop in Simi Valley M-F, 8-4 and Saturday By Appointment. The barrel is canted to the left by one line, making the gun shoot low left with the rear sight centered. . Come for the info, stay and make some friends. Would that be the serial number for her gun? Late 1950 — Early 1951 S80,500 — S85,999……….
It did make it slightly easier to clean if there was heavy leading, but basically was a cost-cutting measure. Usually the line where the sideplate mates up is so fine it looks like a hair or like the gun is cracked. Type of Finish: Blue Finish Originality: Original Bore Condition: The bore is gray. Metro Boston Not looking for value as it is sentimental. The serial numbers; 19-3 4K99xxx 19-4 39K9xxx Yes, the 19-4 is a blued 6-inch barrel, and is a beauty. The rifling is sharp where not interrupted by erosion. Anyway, it looks like you finally identified the serial number on the bottom of the grip frame like I told you originally.
I see you have the same question going in two different threads. That would make the history of the 19-4 as we know it to be wrong. The revolver dons a highly polished, blued finish and traditional thumbpiece for a classic look. The man I got it from said he bought it new from a dealer but could not remember the year. You will receive an automatic notification with a tracking number upon shipment, to let you know that we have received funds. They are not expensive or particularly valuable, but they were good stocks.
No returns are accepted on layaway items and the item will be considered abandoned after 60 days. Iola, Wisconsin: F+W Media, Inc. The video is slightly less specific about the Victory Model but is interesting. Under the grips, on the frame, there is a stamped 3 902xx. Successful Bidder Instructions: You will be invoiced by the morning following the sale.
The model 19 is chambered for. Exceptions only arise when the items are going to different locations different licenses , or when they are exceptionally large, heavy or valuable and cannot be combined. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements. The front of the ejector rod has some marring. The Model 19 Classic revolver features a handsome set of walnut grips, a 4.
But Supica also states those prefixes were not consistent and could have been used earlier than listed. It came in a very nice presentation box, but trying to get a good photo of it that I liked in the box was impossible, so here it is against a white background. Not looking for value as it is sentimental. The old guns without the serial numbers are the ones that can be a little trickier. The Model 66 differed by its use of and its smooth target-type trigger. Keep in mind that many Smith and Wesson guns produced before 1957 did not have a serial number stamped on them. Serial Numbers on Smith and Wesson Firearms If you own a Smith and Wesson handgun, you might be interested in finding out some more information on your particular gun.
It's possible that a large block of serial numbers that appear to be from 1954-55 were not actually used until 1957-58. In one known example a gun with serial S136431 was not shipped until June of 1958. The Model 68 was a limited-production version of the Model 66 made for the and chambered in. Border Patrol Immigration and Naturalization Service former United States agency, now part of several agencies in the U. Late 1947 — Early 1948 S72,000 — S72,499………. The big fat wood grips make it easier to shoot. Smith does, now, stamp the serial in the crane, along with on the butt, but they didn't used to.