Colt N.R.A. Model 1911 U.S. Army



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Here’s a wonderful example of a Colt Model 1911 U.S. Army from 1916, as fully restored by Turnbull Restoration. This iconic military service arm is featured in our 2023 calendar. This example was sold to a National Rifle Association member prior to America’s entry into the First World War, and bears the N.R.A. stamp near its serial number.

History Restored:

  • Refit front sight blade to address fit to slide, and taper as correct
  • Replace damaged plunger tube housing
  • Polish frame, slide and parts to period-correct finish
  • Restore original markings to receiver and parts, N.R.A stamp on frame as original
  • Charcoal blue frame, slide and parts
  • Black walnut double diamond grips, hand checkered in Colt pattern

Additional information

Log Number 37962





Year of Manufacture




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