Since it's original box was numbered to it, 68 would not buy a different box, even if it was real early 60's box. It would annoy me every time I looked at it. But it's your Python and you should...
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Here's some "proof of life" photos, many thanks again for all of your replies... 536385536393536401536409536425
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Here's a few pointers on BLUED guns. A search of the forum will probably turn up a more defined list. Off colors. Colt's were bright blue with no reddish tint. Some older Pythons may age to a...
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I believe you are looking at a fake gun and a fake letter. If I am wrong I will eat crow but I seriously doubt it. Will know soon and Rock Island may have to surrender another fake letter.
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Hello, I recently sold a Python and realized that the box I had didn't match the revolver. It is in rough shape, but I figured if you owned Python 56441, you still might want it. I'll mail it to you...
Liked On: 02-14-2018, 12:09 PM
I would have stuck up for you, had I saw the discussion. Here is my 1963 Colt Python 2.5" with its box and papers. The gun is all original. Serial number written on the bottom is 27344. ...
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https://i.imgur.com/fwJvniX.jpg Here's a pic of the 1960 Python. Took me a while since I'm getting old & senile
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Very nice! I actually have warmed up to the Nickel Pythons. I have two on the way to me. One is a Coltguard/E-nickel model and the other bright nickel. https://i.imgur.com/atHUiH2.jpg
Liked On: 12-17-2017, 04:26 PM
in this thread, a fellow forum member got a letter from Colt. Please note that 1. His gun says "Combat Python" on the barrel and not "California Combat" 2. his gun did NOT ship to Lew Horton ...
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wouldn't be too hard. I asked the seller to send me the SN. Lou Horton could verify if it came from him or not
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Show us your factory engraved Pythons! I have often wondered how many factory engraved Pythons are out there; and Iíll bet Colt wonít tell us. One thing I have learned is that almost all were...
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Other than condition, the biggest factor in determining value is the reputation of the seller. Unless you have a high ranking, you may do better consigning it to a top dealer (couple of them are...
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