DescriptionEngraved Colt 1911 Government Model Semi-Automatic Pistol.
Serial no. C23541, .45 caliber, 5-inch barrel with with fixed front and rear sights. Nickel-plated finish. Elaborately scroll and floral engraved frame and slide. Carved gold tone grip panels with faux ruby stones. Grip safety. Manufactured in 1915. Property of a West Texas collector.
Condition: Very good as refinished. Overall showing light handling wear and very fine patches of pitting. Minor spot of flaking to right side of frame, just above GOVERNMENT MODEL and underneath bottom corner of left grip panel. Action crisp. Strong bore.
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