H&R Defender Special Uncommon Police Revolver
- Licensing Category: Prohib
- Maker: H&R
- Caliber/Gauge: .38 S&W
SN J 6368 is a less common variation of a H&R Revolver. This example is a Defender Special in 38 S&W. This piece is noted in the book "H&R Arms CO 1871-1986" page 98 & 99 reference the 38 caliber, 2" Defender Special. This piece appears to be a special order police gun built during or just before WW2 . The left of the barrel is marked (Politic). The walnut grips are similar to some of the WWII H&R flare pistols . The dull dark finish would suggest that this revolver saw service in a tropical area. Bright excellent bore, 5 shot , mechanically sound revolver. An uncommon piece for the H&R or Police collector.