DescriptionU.S. Colt Model 1911A1 Army Semi-Automatic Pistol.
Serial no. 2287977, .45 caliber, 5-inch barrel with fixed front and rear sights. Parkerized finish. Right side of slide marked: RELEASED / BRITISH GOV'T. 1952. Right side of frame marked: UNITED STATES PROPERTY. Smooth walnut grip panels with finger and thumb rest. Grip safety. Lanyard ring. Manufactured in 1945. Contained in Sears / U.S. marked leather holster.
Condition: Good. Retaining approximately 85-90% finish with thinning to relief edges, handling wear and fine patches of pitting. Heavy dings and bruising to grips. Action crisp. Strong bore. Scuffs and cracking present to leather. Number 18 added in red ink.
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