Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt 1911 A1

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Colt 1911 A1

Date

1943

Object Number

XII.10928

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1996. From Northumberland Police, no.15.

Dimensions

BarrelLength4.88 inches
BarrelLength124 mm
OverallLength219 mm
OverallWeight1.145 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1086888

Calibre

.45 in ACP

Associations

Notes

55,000 of these 1911A1 pistols were made by USS in 1943 only.