Colt Government .45ACP (C12881)
Guns International #: 100892162 Seller's Inventory #: C12881
Category: Colt Pistols - 1911 Pre-45 - Military Pistols - U.S.
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Seller: Collectors Firearms
Company: Collectors Firearms, Inc
Member Since: 3/6/07
Country: United States
Phone: (713) 781-1960
Fax: (713) 781-6407
Number of Active Listings: 4420
Seller: FFL Dealer
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
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Colt Government .45ACP caliber pistol. Rare factory engraved Colt 1911 belonging to General John Considine. Gun was made in 1930 and letters as a seen. 80% Factory original blue remains on the metal and all engraving is nice and sharp. The grips are carved steer head and appear to be factory. On right hand side on edge of slide is an area of pitting. Bore has strong rifling with pitting in the grooves. Gun comes with a Mexican style piteado holster and numerous medals that belonged to General Considine. Considine was a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army and a General in the Guatemalan military. He was loaned to the Guatemalan government to train their troops. Also included with this set are numerous pictures of Considine from when he was with the Guatemalan forces. There is also a picture of General Considine wearing the holster and his gun. Historical and attractive gun and rig.