Colt Woodsman Prewar 1st Series ca 1925 Pistol
This is a prewar, ca 1925, Colt 1st. Series Woodsman, .22 caliber standard velocity target pistol with a 6 ½ inch barrel in fine original condition. Serial number of the gun is 44430 and was officially named "Colt Automatic Pistol, Caliber .22 Target Model". The Woodsman was not assembled in numerical sequence, and overlaps of several thousand numbers are common! A single shipment of a dozen or so guns often contained serial numbers spanning a range of several thousand, which might be typical of numbers used over a period of two or three years. This pistol has adjustable front and rear sights. It also come with the correct, original two-tone10 round magazine marked “CAL .22 COLT”. This pistol has a bottom magazine release for the magazine.The crisp checkered grips do not have any cracks or dings with only slight flattening of the diamonds due to normal wear. This pistol has retained the vast majority of the original blue finish with scattered pinpoint freckling in isolated areas per photos. Areas that have pitting have been emphasized in the photos. The bore is excellent being bright, clear rifling and no pitting. The mechanics appear excellent. It does not have the original instruction sheet or box. This Colt will be shipped on receipt of ink signed FFL or C&R and funds, please add $29.00 for shipping and insurance.
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