Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt Model 1903, Pocket Model

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt Model 1903, Pocket Model

Date

about 1942

Object Number

PR.11765

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred to the Ministry of Defence Pattern Room via the National Museums Consortium from the Home Office Firearms Amnesty 1996

Physical Description

presentation pistol; in a red velvet lined wooden box

Dimensions

BarrelLength3.78 inches
BarrelLength96 mm
OverallLength171 mm
OverallWeight0.71 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 567609

Calibre

.32 in ACP

Associations

Places USA

Notes

Half of presentation box missing, if it was ever present - likely to have two metal hinges and a central metal latch