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Ruger Illinois Bicentennial Vaquero

Caliber: 45 Colt
Item #: 5163

A Ruger Stainless 5.5 inch Vaquero revolver in .45LC caliber with a special gold plated hammer and gold trigger. The barrel is marked with a Bicentential rollmark,

Our grips are fancy American walnut with the Illinois logo.

All revolvers are specially serialized ILL200-001 to ILLl200-500

Boxes are marked with special commemorative label and card

This very limited special edition was produced and embellished at the Ruger Newport, New Hampshire factory with some coordination by TALO Distributors Inc (

Celebrating 200 years of Illinois Statehood

The Illinois Bicentantial Ruger is distributered exclusively by Zanders, America’s Distribution Co. since 1962. The Zander’s family has worked hard to help preserve the Illinois Sportman’s Hunting Heritage

Shipments start 11/27/2018
Catalog number NV-455 -ILL200
specially serialized ILL200-001 to ILLl200-500