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Need help identifying an old pistol please ??

Discussion in 'Handguns: Autoloaders' started by tbreed725, Feb 14, 2011.

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  1. tbreed725

    tbreed725 Member

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    It belongs to my wife's grandfather and from what he can remember he baught it in the early 60's , it's a 25 cal marked 6.35 cal and made in italy
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    any info is appreciated
     
  2. Mooseman

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    what does the writing on it say?
     
  3. mfldmike

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    I bet its made by "Galesi Pistols." I did some digging and it looks like thats exactly what it is.
     
  4. mfldmike

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    The following codes will tell you the date of manufacure of the little Galesi pistols. It usually appears on the right side of the frame either behind or over the trigger:
    Year Code
    1954 = X
    1955=XI
    1956=XII
    1957=XIII
    1958=XIV
    1959=XV
    1960=XVI
    1961=XVII
    1962=XVIII
    1963=XIX
    1964=XX
    1965=XXI
    1966=XXII
    1967=XXIII
    1968=XXIV
    1969=XXV
    1970=XXVI
    1971=XXVII
    1972=XXVIII
    1973=XXIX
    1974=XXX
    1975=AA
    1976=AB
    1977=AC
    1978=AD
    1979=AE
    1980=AF
    1981=AH
    1982=AI
    1983=AL
    1984=AM
    1985=AN
    1988=AP
    1987=AS
    1988=AT
    1989=AW
    1990=AZ
    1991=BA

    Did some more digging around and the above information was provided by "MEL BAGGETT" from this forum...be sure to thank him/her. I take no credit, I just found the information already there.
     
  5. tbreed725

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    ok thanks
     
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