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Colt 1917 .45 ACP Revolver VG GHS Military Marked

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Colt 1917 .45 ACP Revolver VG GHS Military Marked  Guns > Pistols > Colt Double Action Revolvers- Pre-1945
Description: While we only have Wilson’s small serialization book, we believe that this US Army Model 1917, serial number 121xx, was manufactured and issued early in World War I, then re-issued under Colonel Stewart during the Second Worl War. This revolver has a nice even brownish gray patina on about 60 percent of its surface, with strong blue residuals on the remainder. Light and infrequent external pitting affects no more than 10 percent of its surface by our estimate, mostly concentrated atop the frame topstrap. Grips are replacement, of course, but appear to be Colt production from the 1960s or 1970s. Note the chip beginning at the top rear of the left panel. Cylinder chambers are Very Good, with light pitting in each chamber forward of the case area. Barrel bore is Very Good to Excellent, with no conspicuous pitting or sign of any to our inspection. Mechanism and timing are Very Good; Colts time on the trigger break anyway. Action is quite tight and stiff – we do not believe this revolver has been fired very much. We grade the revolver as Very Good, even though the finish may not quite rate that much on a strict grading basis. It has much to commend it with its tight mechanical condition, original Government markings, and well preserved military finish and refinish. We’re offering it for only $ 850.00. We can accept FFLs not only in the mail, but also by scan or fax, so long as they are legible and signed. We always include our FFL gun lock and a copy of the Federal Youth Firearms Safety Act brochure with handgun orders in order to make the transferring dealer's life easy. We offer a 7 day money back return privilege, excluding return shipping and also excluding NIB guns and lay-aways. We accept lay-away with 20% down, balance in 90 days - lay aways not refundable, though. Local pickup ok; local area Non-licensees add $10 TBI fee + 9 3/4% Sales Tax. We will entertain trade offers on nice pre-2000 Colts, S&Ws, Older Charters, Tauruses and Rossi Revolvers Small gauge shotguns, Leupold Scopes, and lever action rifles, also gold & silver bullion & US Coins. Not wanted: black plastic guns except SP-1 Colts. Please bear in mind that these listings are labor intensive, and we have to pay GA's commission, too. $10 flat fee, USPS Priority Mail, insured Shipping. Orders paid by USPS Money Orders, MC or Visa shipped same day. Checks held up to 7 days. Clear signed FFL ok by fax or e-mail. Robertson Trading Post 117 Front Street PO Box 365 Henderson, TN 38 Phone ; e-mail We are in the store 8:30 - 4 Central Time Mon - Sat.


Condition: Used - See Item Description
Caliber: .45 ACP
Location: TN

Trades Accepted: We will entertain trade offers on nice pre-2000 Colts, S&Ws, Older Charters, Tauruses and Rossi Revo

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Shipping Notes: $10 flat fee, USPS Priority Mail, insured Shipping. Orders paid by USPS Money Orders, MC or Visa shi

Item #: 913037778
Stock No.: HG0772tf
Seller Since: Jul. 2007
Seller Level: Trusted Seller
This seller is an FFL
City: Henderson
State: TN
Price:
SOLD

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Shipping: $10.00
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Returns: 7 Days

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