patent date dec 17th,1901, ser#109xxx
32 long ctg.
locks up really nice, timing is excellent
has some finish wear, but sound mechanically
300.00 plus shipping to your ffl
trades for 17hmr,22mag rifles
The 32 Hand Ejector First Model was the first Hand Ejector made by S&W introduced in 1896 and offered through 1903. According to information published in the S&W Journal by factory historian Mr. Roy Jinks some years ago, all the frames of the 32 HE were manufactured prior to 1899 making them antiques.
here is a link to one that is no where in as good a shape