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Selling: December 5, 2015

Lot 1468: Colt - 1908

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Exceptional Colt Model 1908 Semi-Automatic Pistol with Original Box
Estimated Price: $1,400 - $2,250
Serial #Colt - 1908 ManufacturerColt Model1908
TypePistol Gauge380 ACP Catalog Page195
Barrel3 3/4 Inch Round FinishBlue GripWalnut
Stock ClassCurio & Relic Handgun RatingSee Condition
DescriptionManufactured in 1929. Fixed sights, with the two line address and patent markings on the left side of the slide, Rampant Colt behind the serrations and "COLT AUTOMATIC/CALIBRE .380 HAMMERLESS" on the reverse. Marked "W/VP" and "91" on the trigger guard, with a pair of silver finished medallions on the checkered grips. With Colt black box properly hand numbered to gun with "HAMMERLESS" and "Colt Automatic Pistol. .380" labels on one end, cleaning rod, papers, and proper internal labels.

ConditionExcellent with 99% plus of the original blue finish showing some light edge wear, spotting and handling marks overall and a small amount of spotting on the left side of the frame. The grips are excellent with a few minor pressure dents. The box is good with some tearing and scuffs. Mechanically excellent.
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