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1911 Commercial serial number query

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Bruce M, Jun 12, 2011.


  1. Bruce M

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    Does anyone know if this site is reasonably accurate? http://www.coolgunsite.com/pistols/colt production.htm


    Just curious as I got suddenly got curious and if it is and I read it correctly C 135XX would be ~1914... Thanks
     

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    If that's 5 digits, my source (Hallock's .45 Auto Handbook) also shows 1914.
     
  4. Bruce M

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    Thanks Its older than I thought when I got it.
     
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    Now I will ask the corollary question - anyone have a rough guess as to vakue in say 85% condition (bluing still good with slight pitting on slide)? Thanks
     
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    The other refernce is Sutherland's book on Colt pistols.
     
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