Colt National Match Mid-Range .38 Special. Made in 1961 – the first year of production – serial number 1297-MR features a 5-inch MK-III barrel, flat top serrated slide, adjustable rear sight, wide serrated trigger with overtravel adjustment, serrated front strap, flat serrated mainspring housing and checkered walnut grips with medallions. CONDITION: The bore is strong and bright, suggesting little use. Metal finish is substantially over 95 percent, reflecting more handling than time at the range. Grips are flawless. The original magazine is included. No box or papers. The price is firm and layaway is available. $2,250 plus shipping.