This is a 38 rimfire and factory records say most were blue and this one is nickel finish. The serial number is 5018 and is matching numbers. There were 3425 of these newly made pistols, from SN #1750-5450. The mechanical function is very good crisp and tight and the bore is very good bright and shiny. All lettering and numerals are sharp and crisp. It retains over 75% original nickel finish. Cylinder scene is over 90%. The grips are not cracked or damaged other than nicks and scratches.