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I have a 1917 Colt .38 "Offier's Match" Revolver in pristine…

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I have a 1917 Colt .38 "Offier's Match" Revolver in pristine condition Ser. No.G25862 I have had the weapon , kept in best condition since 1967. Can you give me an estimated value?

Expert's Assistant: How can the Gunsmith help you with your firearm? Please tell me everything you can so the Gunsmith can help you best.

I have a 1917 Colt Officer's Match .38 special handgun Serial No.G25862in pristine condition. I have had the weapon from a dealer in 1968. It has been kept in the best of care and never used. Can you provide an estimated value.

Expert's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Gunsmith should know?

It has Walnut "Target Grips", front and rear adjustable sights.

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Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago
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Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago

I can certainly help with this. Give me a few minutes to compile the info for you.

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Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago

Do you happen to have any photos of the gun and serial number?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I only have the Serial Number...G25862Al
Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago

OK, can you tell me exactly what it says on the revolver?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Please cancel this request. I have provided all the information you have asked for. I strongly desire a cancellation as I have no other information to provide. Cancel the order! Thank you!
Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago

I can send this to customer service if you would like, but I am asking questions to properly identify your revolver. The Officer's Model Match was made from 1953 to 1969, so I am not understanding the 1917 that you mentioned.

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Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago

Do you still want me to help you?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No thank you. I found my answer after reviewing my files from many years ago. I do appreciate your assistance. I will again give you a call when the occasion arises...Again, thanks for your help!
Firearms Expert: ProShooter, Firearms Instructor replied 4 months ago

OK, no problem.

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