This is a very nice S&W 38 Safety Model and was made in 1897 or 1898. This is all matching SN 113526 and it retains 93% original nickel finish. It retains 95% blue and case colors on trigger and trigger guard. The grips a very fine plus sharp and crisp. The mechanical function is very good crisp and tight. The bore is very good bright and shiny with strong rifling.