Description Assembled Pair of engraved 1908 Colt Hammerless Semi Auto pistols: The first Serial 50916, 75% Engraved with scroll and finely stippled ground, signed “Alkontout” Trigger guard marked “VP” “R” and “34”. The Second with Serial 42827, 65% Engraving (unsigned) Trigger guard marked “VP” Z” “34” Each with 3.75″ barrels, Original (Blue and white) Colt Magazines, and Colt rock Grips. Housed in a Custom fitted box with plaque: “Alton Dinan Jr., Mary (Betty) Dinan National 45 Cal. Champion From your friends good shooting” Also Included is (presumably) Alton Dinan’s 1951 Connecticut Valley Championship 45 National Course 2nd place silver medal, and a hand written note dated 1975 noting “Champion Shooter 25 Years” Total of Four Magazines. Both Guns date to the year 1921. Must Ship to FFL or C&R holder. Alton S. Dinan Jr. Was a known Target Shooting Champion and Custom 1911 Pistol Builder and Gunsmith.
Condition: Both Guns would rate Very Good+ as re-blued after engraving. Function test is VG+, Bores are clean with strong rifling. Grips show use and smoothing. One set of grips missing screw.
Barrel Length: 3.75″
Serial: 50196, 42827
Caliber: .380 ACP
Model: 1908 Hammerless