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FN Browning HP, Early Commercial, Cased. #A-1198

  • $ 3,25000

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This is a fantastic early Browning FN Hi Power, made 1958, virtually new in black/red heavy cardboard Browning presentation case. SN: 80388. Cal: 9mmP. Standard configuration Browning HP with fixed front sight and drift adjustable rear sight. Left side of thumb print slide with BAC address/MADE IN BELGIUM. Belgium proofs on left side of slide, frame and exposed barrel hood that is also marked for the caliber. This all matching gun has the full serial number on the right side slide, frame and left side of the barrel hood (visible upon disassembly). Soft rust blue on major components. Barrel is in-the-white. Walnut checkered grips with recessed border. Correct magazine with aluminum follower and button retained black enameled base. Complete with black Browning alligator textured presentation case, base lined with red velvet. No literature. Condition: This all original pistol presents as virtually new, the right side of the slide having a tiny ding as photographed. No appreciable sharp edge wear or thinning. Markings on barrel hood are super crisp. Same outstanding condition applies to the grips, screws and magazine. Congealed grease in a few recessed areas. Mirror bore. Perfect manual mechanics. VG-EXC case with shelf wear and scuffs. Although the case could be improved it would be virtually impossible to find a better HP from this era. A real gem!! A HISTORIC INVESTMENT! Check out our website.  #A-1198

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