1911 Colt Model 1903 Pocket Hammerless Type 3 Pistol in .32 ACP
1911 Colt Model 1903 Pocket Hammerless Type 3 Pistol in .32 ACP. Overall this pistol is in very good condition. Mechanically it functions as it should. The bore is bright with very minor frosting, strong lands and grooves. Unfortunately, this pistol has been reblued. There are very minor handling marks on the frame and slide. There are very minor handling marks on the original wood grips. The grips are made of walnut, and feature silver Colt medallions on either side. The left side of the slide is marked with "PATENTED APR. 20.1897 DEC.23.1903, COLT'S PT. F.A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD,CT U.S.A". This pistol features a thumb safety, which doubles as a slide catch, and a grip safety. The front and rear sights are not adjustable. The magazine release is on the bottom of the grip. Included is one 8 round magazine. According to Colt's serial number lookup website, this pistol was made in 1911. This would be great to add to your collection. This pistol is C&R Eligible.