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Minimum Bid$100.00Final prices include buyers premium:$1,840.00Number Bids:14Auction Closed OnSaturday, November 18, 2023Share

Manufactured in 1985 as 1 of 2500 to commemorate 50 years of the .357 Magnum Cartridge and Registered Magnum. The right side of the frame is marked “The/First/Magnum/April 8 1935” in gold script behind the recoil shield. Barrel is marked “1935 50TH ANNIVERSARY/S&W .357 MAGNUM 1985”. Otherwise, markings on the barrel and frame are standard. 5″ barrel with ramped blade front sight and u-notch adjustable rear. Six shot fluted cylinder. Factory blued finish. Case colored trigger face with checkered target hammer. Square butt frame with factory smooth finish, lacquered wood grips and monogram medallions. Includes blue velvet lined wood display case with keys and plaque still in the packaging. Original box with tools and instruction sheet are also included, in addition to the original outer shipping box (for gun and display case). Specifically listed on the ATF C&R list. CONDITION: Metal retains 95% of its original finish with light scratches and wear. Some light surface rust on the hammer. Grips are excellent. Bore is clean overall and retains strong rifling. Appears to be unfired from the factory. Tight hammer and cylinder. Sharp timing and lockup. Light drag line on the cylinder. Box and display case are excellent. CALIBER: .357 Magnum. FFL STATUS: Curio & Relic. S/N: REG1643.