WOW! SELDOM SEEN OR OFFERED FOR SALE. ABSOLUTELY BRAND NEW IN THE POUCH ALL BELGIUM BROWNING HI-POWER 9MM - RARE 1980 NICKEL FINISH - 24K GOLD PLATED TRIGGER. RARE "FIRST YEAR OF ISSUE" - AS THEY WERE ONLY MADE 1980-1984. Serial Number 245PM09515 CONFIRMED by BROWNING to be 1980 manufacturing date. THIS FIREARM IS IN PRISTINE CONDITION FOR THE DISCRIMINATING COLLECTOR!! It's a GEM!!! Purchased from the original owner, this firearm is NEW, NEVER FIRED after leaving the factory. This firearm just sat in the pouch for the last 27 years. Two very tiny handeling marks in the grips - one too small to see in pictures and one right above left grip screw near backstrap. Brand new grips are still available from MidwestGunWorks.com for $72 if you want this gun to be absolutely perfect! Original Factory Pouch in ABSOLUTELY PRISTINE MINT condition with no stains or pilling - BEAUTIFUL!! Also includes a brand new Mec-Gar Nickel 15 round magazine. Mec-Gar was the original manufacturer of the Hi-Power magazines in 1980. Also includes an ABSOLUTELY PRISTINE MINT condition 1980 manual with no writing and registration card is ATTACHED. This is an EXTREMELY RARE opportunity to purchase a NEW IN POUCH BROWNING collectible - as today, you just don't see these Nickel Browning Hi-Powers in NEW IN POUCH CONDITION. This is a real showpiece, ready for display or carry. Buyer to pay $25 shipping and insurance. FFL to FFL ONLY. NO TRADES. Price FIRM. I have over 300 positive eBay references under rck-58.