WOW! ABSOLUTELY LIKE NEW IN THE BOX 1997 COLT PYTHON ELITE .357 MAGNUM. MODEL I3060CS, STAINLESS STEEL FINISH. 6" BARREL. RED RAMP (NEWER SINGLE PIN), WHITE OUTLINE. Serial Number PE00976 - CONFIRMED by COLT to be 1997 manufacturing date - "First Year of Issue" - Colt discontinued the regular production Python in 1996 and began making the Python Elite in 1997. THIS FIREARM IS IN PRISTINE CONDITION FOR THE DISCRIMINATING COLLECTOR - ABSOLUTELY STUNNING - a real showpiece!! No scratches - It's a GEM!!! Gorgeous factory walnut stocks with silver Colt medallion. Original Colt factory box with MATCHING SERIAL NUMBER and all paper work including, Python Manual dated 1993, Warranty Card, NRA Card, Authorized Repair and Service Stations, Test Target and Colt Cable Lock. For the investor, collector or shooter, this a RARE opportunity to purchase a LIKE NEW IN BOX Colt collectible. Buyer to pay $29 shipping and insurance. I have over 300 positive eBay references under rck-58. FFL to FFL ONLY. NO TRADES or OFFERS FOR LESS. NOTE: THIS IS THE ONLY MODEL I3060CS THAT IS APPROVED FOR SALE IN CALIFORNIA.