Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt Model 1911 Government Model

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt Model 1911 Government Model

Date

made 1914

Object Number

PR.12129

Provenance

West Midlands Police

Physical Description

Blued. Chequered grip plate with white metal plate inset on left hand grip. Lanyard loop on base of grip. Safety device on back strap. Safety lever to rear of frame. Slide stop and take down lever above trigger guard on left side of frame. Magazine release on left side of frame to rear of trigger guard. Cocking serrations on rear of slide. Exposed hammer.
Commercial. Named to AB Jarrett.

Dimensions

Barrellength3.7in.
Barrellength95mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number C15464

Calibre

.45 in ACP

Inscriptions and Marks

A. B. JARRETT over S. A. TROOPS over SIGNAL CO.plate, in grip
left side of slide
rear of slide
right side of frame
right side of slide

Associations

Places America