Object Title

Centrefire self-loading military pistol - Colt Model 1911-A1

Centrefire self-loading military pistol - Colt Model 1911-A1

Date

1943

Object Number

XII.11748

Provenance

Transferred from the Home Office Buy-in Scheme 1997 via the National Museums Consortium. No. Essex Police 40

Physical Description

A military pistol subsequently decorated and nickle plated

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 949766

Calibre

.45 in ACP

Inscriptions and Marks

This serial number is duplicated by both Colt and Remington Rand. Marked GHD US Inspector: Lt. Col. Guy H Drewry

Associations

Places USA