Colt Model 1911, Manufactured in 1912 s/n 494

Sold

Log Number: 4182 Category:

Description

Colt 1911, built in 1912.  1912 was the first actual year of production for the Model 1911.  Professionally restored by Turnbull Restoration & Manufacturing Co. in 2002.  High polish on all parts, which are charcoal blued.  Nitre bluing on screws, trigger, slide stop, rear sight, thumb safety and magazine release.  Only 2400 pistols were polished to this level before the US Government asked for a less shiny finish.  This pistol was one of a shipment of 200 pistols sent to the Springfield Armory on February 15, 1912.

Additional information

Log Number 4182
Inventory Status

Sold

Types

Make

Colt

Model

1911

Serial Number

494 (Mfg 1912)

Action

Semi-Automatic

Caliber

.45 ACP

Barrel Length

5"

Stock

Walnut

For More Information, or to Share Your Restoration Ideas

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Colt Model 1911, Manufactured in 1912 s/n 494”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *