Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt Model 1900

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt Model 1900

Date

1900

Object Number

XII.3650

Physical Description

Early production type, fitted with the correct smooth varnished walnut grips

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 918

Calibre

.38 in

Inscriptions and Marks

London proof marks

Associations

Places America

Notes

The production run for this model was 4,274 pistols that were shipped from the factory between February 1900 and May 1913. This particular pistol is recorded as being shipped to the London Agency, November 15th 1900.