Object Title

Centrefire self-loading military pistol - Colt 1911

Centrefire self-loading military pistol - Colt 1911

Date

1916

Object Number

XII.11208

Provenance

Purchased from Arian Trading.

Physical Description

A standard production M1911 with blued slide and frame, chequered wood grips, fixed military sight and seven round magazine.

Dimensions

BarrelLength5in.
BarrelLength127mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number C70476

Calibre

.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

COLTS PATENT FIREARMS Mfg Co, MODEL 1911, with usual model patent dateslower left frame, stamped in very faint Cyrillic letters: ENGLISH CARTRIDGE

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