Documented "Show Gun" Colt Government Model "Silver Star 45" 1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol with Case an

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Documented  Show Gun  Colt Government Model  Silver Star 45  1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol with Case an
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According to the included factory letter, this pistol was originally used by Colt as a show display piece and later kept as a factory sample. The letter also confirms the engraving motif and features. Manufactured with fixed low profile combat sights. The left side of the slide is engraved "SILVER STAR 45" with a five point star between silver and star, the right side of the slide is marked "COLT GOVERNMENT MODEL". The top of the slide has a matte finish while the rest of the gun is polished stainless. With box numbered to the gun, factory letter, a wooden display case with a plaque, and shipping box renumbered to the gun.
BBL: 5 inch round
Gauge: 45 ACP
Finish: bright stainless
Grips: rosewood
Serial Number: SS01019
Condition: Near new with only the slightest handling marks overall. Case is also near new with slight handling marks. Box is good and shipping box is very good.