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    One of the 57 Double Header pistols Clawson wrote...

    One of the 57 Double Header pistols Clawson wrote about in the Commercial Series book.
    very cool, didn’t know any of these were known to exist.
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    Congrats on the reunion of gun and box! This...

    Congrats on the reunion of gun and box!

    This is such a great example of why serial numbers shouldn’t be erased from boxes.
    So many unscrupulous collectors and dealers love to renumber boxes . ...
  3. Thread: 1941 park RS

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    Slide SN looks normal to me

    Slide SN looks normal to me
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    I’ve got a Government Model box that is put...

    I’ve got a Government Model box that is put together with a prewar bottom and a postwar top.
    They definitely used what they had laying around to assemble both guns and boxes....
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    Definitely something Colts did, here’s a .32 box...

    Definitely something Colts did, here’s a .32 box with a glued on Caliber portion:

    https://i.postimg.cc/CR0LHnv6/02-C2-D001-E087-4589-842-A-A9-DC3-C95-DD7-B.png
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    The old Vets Memorial building was torn down a...

    The old Vets Memorial building was torn down a few years ago. It’s a museum now.
    https://i.postimg.cc/CBFjW2rb/B8-C3-B849-2-CB1-42-BD-8832-4784-C5-D1-FA68.jpg
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    Engraved Colt 1902

    A Fellow gun collector and friend who lives in Turkey has come across the engraved 1902.
    This pistol has been in the possession of the same family for a very long time.
    Does anyone recognize the...
  8. Thread: 1941 park RS

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    Could this be another example of a parkerized...

    Could this be another example of a parkerized Barrel in an early parkerized M1911A1?


    https://www.gunbroker.com/item/844527826
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    COLT M1911A1 Russian Lend Lease

    Here is one of the Russian Lend Lease M1911A1’s.
    ***Note the Clawson letter is not for this specific pistol, I’m posting it simply as an explanation of these pistols.
    This one is Proofed...
  10. One gun at a time is a lot easier for sure. ...

    One gun at a time is a lot easier for sure.


    https://i.postimg.cc/87cC0Qb8/B798370-C-E0-D5-44-CA-99-D2-21-C056-D303-CD.jpg

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  11. All my photos are taken outside from my covered...

    All my photos are taken outside from my covered porch on overcast days.
    iPad Pro is my camera of choice.
  12. Pictures of a few Colt Automatics with Fireblue and High polish finish

    The early high polish pistols are really fun to photograph. The look of the finish and fire blue parts changes with every angle.
    These three pistols were all made in the 1910-1912 timeframe....
  13. Thread: 1929 Super 38

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    $4000 would be better spent on something nicer. ...

    $4000 would be better spent on something nicer. $4000 will buy a much nicer Super if you are patient and wait for the right gun to show up.
    Commercial Guns in this condition are not a good...
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    Can you post a picture of the box?

    Can you post a picture of the box?
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    Early commercial Barrel marked with a single N in...

    Early commercial Barrel marked with a single N in front of the lug and Keyhole Mag.

    https://i.postimg.cc/Whw7MVp8/2443-EED1-C502-414-E-92-EB-D8-A4-BEE8-D796.jpg

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    1912 Government Model from CCA Show

    Very happy to have purchased this spectacular first year Government Model at the Colt show last weekend.


    https://i.postimg.cc/gr4sfdR7/3-E8-FCD4-E-BE7-E-4-FCC-851-D-4-F0-B043-CD54-F.jpg

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  17. 47 is the Assemblers mark

    47 is the Assemblers mark
  18. Also a reason the factory letter would be nice to...

    Also a reason the factory letter would be nice to have. The optional sights could be been original to the gun.
    However, they were More than likely added during the trip back to the factory....
  19. That rear sight is not the standard version. ...

    That rear sight is not the standard version. That is what Colt would have called “Patridge” sights.
    The notch is wider and square to accommodate the front sight which I bet is also larger than...
  20. I’ve seen and owned several of these K marked...

    I’ve seen and owned several of these K marked Government Models.
    They have all been numbered similar to your pistol.
    I suppose it was a way for Colt to keep track of the components once taken...
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    Unbelievable how bad these pictures are. You'd...

    Unbelievable how bad these pictures are.
    You'd think if a company was in the business of selling things they’d be capable of taking a picture.
    AND be smart enough to put a picture of those extra...
  22. No story....just bought it from a large retailer...

    No story....just bought it from a large retailer as a used gun.
  23. COLT M45A1 “Best Ranger Competition” Prize pistol

    Here is a rather unique M45A1. This pistol was one of two special order guns made for the US Army’s Best Ranger Competition in 2013. I would assume the Army wouldn’t have wanted USMC on the slide...
  24. https://www.gunsinternational.com/guns-for-sale-on...

    https://www.gunsinternational.com/guns-for-sale-online/pistols/colt-pistols---1911-pre-45/documented-factory-inscribed-st--louis-police-dept--colt-super-38-semi-automatic-pistol-consecutive-pair.cfm?g...
  25. There are a pair of these Supers for sale on the...

    There are a pair of these Supers for sale on the Internet. The seller has copies of the original paperwork from the sale along with the serial number lists.
    I made several attempts to contact the...
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