I'm not a lawyer, but were I you. I'd have a bill of sale for the transaction with the buyer's name and other personal information.
Should the gun be traced back to you, you have proof of the private transfer.
NRA Chief Range Safety Officer, Home Firearm Safety and Pistol Instructor
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