How much is a 1911 Colt 45 army issue worth?

How much is a 1911 Colt 45 army issue worth?

A COLT 1911 pistol is currently worth an average price of $1,440.91 new and $1,288.63 used .

How much is a Colt 1911 from 1943 worth?

Recently Sold COLT 1911A1 MILITARY pistol

Price Item Condition
$1,625.00 1911A1 COLT 1911 A1 MILITARY .45 ACP 1944 MANUFACTURED 5″ BARREL, NO RESERVE! 5 INCH ” BARREL Birmingham, AL 35242 Used
$2,540.00 .45 ACP DESIRED 1943 COLT M1911A1 MILITARY US PROPERTY MARKED COLLECTOR Hillsville, PA 16132 Used

What is the difference between 1911 and 1911A1?

The 1911 A1 features a curved backing of the grip. The 1911 A1 has a shorter trigger. The 1911 A1 has a longer grip safety tang to prevent pinching. The 1911 A1 has a angled cutout around the trigger to make the handgun easier to shoot for small hands.

What company invented the 1911?

Colt Manufacturing Company
M1911 pistol

United States Pistol, Caliber .45, M1911
Designer John Browning
Designed 1911 (Model 1911) and 1924 (Model 1911A1)
Manufacturer Colt Manufacturing Company
Produced 1911–present

Is Glock more reliable than 1911?

It is simpler to use than the 1911, and once the trigger is mastered, is just as accurate in combat. Glocks can fire tens of thousands of rounds without malfunction or damage, and are more corrosion-resistant than the 1911. It is also less expensive, on average, than the 1911, and fits small-statured shooters better.

What’s the price of a Colt 45 ACP?

Colt Gold Cup Trophy 45 Auto Blued Finish 1911 Pistol. $999.99. Brand: Colt. Item Number: O5870CS. (1 review)

What’s the serial number on a Colt 1911?

I bought this Colt 1911 at an estate on the hunch that it would be a worthwhile buy. The Serial number is N04936, being one of the first 5000 ever issued to the Army. It’s not in bad shape but does have some wear especially on the trigger and a small amount near the muzzle.

Is the Colt 45 the same as the Browning?

The Browning design was so great, that it has been changed little in over 100 years of production. This gun shares the nick-name “Colt .45” with Colt’s other famous .45 caliber handgun, the Single Action Army “Peacemaker” revolver, but, that is the cartridge it fires—not a proper name for the handgun.

What are the features of a Colt 1911?

In 1992 Colt introduced the Enhanced Government Models which included new features such as a flattop slide, angled rear slide serrations, scalloped ejection port, combat style hammer, beaver tail grip safety, relief cut under trigger guard and long trigger. In 1999 Colt released the XSE Series Model O Pistols.