Re: Harrington & Richardson top break 32 revolver
The black powder versions use "shells" also. They are loaded with black rather than smokeless powder. If it is BP, do not fire smokeless powder shells in it.
The serial number won't help me much since I can't locate early numbers for H&R, from 1940 up but nothing below.
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