WE HAVE IN ON CONSIGNMENT A COLT 1911A1 THAT WAS ORIGINALLY SHIPPED TO REMINGTON UMC IN 1917, the original configuration of 1911 [WITH FACTORY LETTER]. IT IS THOUGHT THAT REMINGTON PURCHASED THESE TO BEGIN US CONTRACT, AS THEY WERE HAVING PROBLEMS GETTING BLUEPRINTS FROM COLT. SOME TIME IN OR AROUND 1937, THe original 1911 GUN WAS SENT BACK TO COLT FOR REPAIR. COLT EVIDENTLY JUST REPLACED THE ENTIRE GUN AND NUMBERED IT TO THE ORIGINAL 1917 SERIAL NUMBER. GUN IS 98% AND DOES NOT LOOK TO BE FIRED [TEST] MAYBE, AFTER BEING RETURNED... A GORGEOUS GUN.... WITH THE REAL COLT PREWAR BOX.... ANYONE KNOWS WHAT THE BOX IS WORTH ALL BY IT SELF.!!!! CALLS ONLY..... NO EMAILS DUE TO ALL THE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS GUN.. THE BOX IS A STANDARD PREWAR MAROON BOX, NO END LABEL NOR ANY NUMBERS ON THE BOTTOM.WITH A TAPE REPAIR. WE ARE ACTIVE LAW ENFORC, AND ON CALL SO WE DO NOT CHECK EMAILS EVERY DAY...
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Trades Accepted: No
Hours are 9 am. to 5 pm. monday through friday. I'll get back to you as soon as possible. Calls get forwarded to the house after hrs, so please don\'t call later than 9 pm. Saturday ok for phone calls. Been in bus, since 1980. I am just learning the computer so please be patient, I grade guns for what they are, no more, no less. I collect \'em so I am very tough on grading. Factory trained S&W and COLT repair.
I will e-mail pics after our phone conversation. If you do not call me, (you are not interested in buying)- do not expect pics.WE DO BUSINESS THE OLD WAY< PERSON TO PERSON!