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For both police and civilian concealed gun carriers, the Detective Special was the "Gold Standard" in small defensive revolvers up through the 1960's.It was compact, powerful, strong, and held six rounds.This gun appears to be unfired or if fired not enough to tell. Click for more info For sale, a 1951 manufactured Colt Detective Special with the original "Coltwood" grips. LOOK like New in Boxs all orginal just like they came from colt. Round butt, Grips numbered to the gun, grips in excellent condition. This is a good honest and hard to find agent with no disappointments. Click for more info Colt Detective Special in 38 Special caliber. This Detective Special has some carry wear but functions flawlessly and still locks up as tight ... Bore and cylinder near mint, Action functions excellent , very tight lockup, H ... It was not unusual in those days for the Detective Special to be as much a badge of office as the actual police badge, and detectives often opened their coat to show the gun to identify themselves instead of showing their badge.
For the next 50 years that was exactly what it was: the preferred revolver for police detectives, undercover officers, and off duty policemen.
Variations were also chambered for the .32 New Police and .38 New Police cartridges, and there were versions with 3-inch barrels as well.
The cylinders held six rounds, and the sights were fixed and open.
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Colt Detective Special II 38 spcl 2" bbl, colt #SD1020, high polished sst, custom rosewood grips, looks un-fired, with box and papers, the perfect gun for any colt collector. Click for more info Colt Detective Special, 2" barrel, 38 Special, "The Duke", New in Display Case This nickel revolver has an engraved blued cylinder. Click for more info COLT SFVI 2 inch Bobbed Hammer Matte Stainless Steel. Click for more info SALE PENDING----------------------------------------COLT DETECTIVE SPECIAL .32 NEW POLICE REVOLVER, 2" BARREL, MINT BORE, TIMING AND LOCK UP CORRECT, WALNUT GRIPS WITH COLT MEDALLIONS, 99% BLUE, ... Click for more info High condition Colt detective special Aprox 98% , Ser# 476,575 38special cal, Mfg in 1941 Round Butt Original blue finish, minty bore and cylinder, front and rear grip straps like new, locks up perfec ... Click for more info Colt Detective Special Revolver; SN 549479; .32 New Police caliber; 2” barrel; nickel finish; EXTREMELY RARE 2 tone Nickel as this was done in early 1950; 98% overall condition; PERFECT action & ...