An unfired 1956 three screw Ruger Blackhawk, with a four digit serial, a very nice piece of history.  The Rugers were the very first 44 magnums ever produced, beating the S&W Model 29 to the market by eight months. 

An unfired 1956 three screw Ruger Blackhawk, with a four digit serial, a very nice piece of history.  The Rugers were the very first 44 magnums ever produced, beating the S&W Model 29 to the market by eight months.