Smith & Wesson 17-3, K-22 Masterpiece, 22LR.
FEATURES; All standard and correct roll marks proofs and nothing more. All stampings and roll marks are clear, deep, and even, with desirable large S&W trade mark on right side plate. Original blued finish with very strong and appealing case colors, “Micro-Click” Adjustable rear sight with .165 black square notch rear blade. Front sight post is accomplished with a .10-inch Partridge setting a top a grooved full length sight rib, A pinned six-inch barrel with pristine bore and rifling to match, a fluted 6-round cylinder with recessed chambers, the .312 Trigger is a grooved with a .375 semi-target hammer, both hammer and trigger have exceptional case colors, revolver is equipment with the highly desirable adjustable internal trigger stop option, Revolver sports grained Walnut “football” cut target stocks with S&W medallions, Stocks show no ware or handling marks to speak off. Very nice target 17 indeed! Built 1971 on the 3-screw Square butt K-frame, Serial number 1K90xxx. Comes with all the paperwork shown in the correct 2-Piece Bangor Pinta box marked 17-3 but has different serial number. CONDITION: Excellent, Mint. The original blued finish is 99% or better with little or no loss at sharp points or high spots, Cylinder exhibits no drag line. There is no adverse or apparent wear on/at cylinder stop grooves “Indexing Arrows”, no wear on cylinder arm, “pawl or pawl teeth’, Action is as new tight, Yoke, or “Crane” shows little if any loss of finish at hinge area, no lateral or end play in crane, cylinder latch is tight and operates in a positive smooth manor, Forcing cone has no erosion or adverse wear. Splatter shield shows minimal handling drag line.