I have no doubt on its finish - the finish is original. No disassembled pictures, no way to tell the cylinder being matching or not (numbered on the front side of the cylinder) and, grip panel numbering.
Unlike other revolvers with swing-out-wheels, removing the wheel from the Nagant for cleaning is a normal step in field stripping, so it is not uncommon to see mismatched wheel on Nagant 1895. Otherwise, this is a very nice sample..
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