Quality made military contract 1911A1. Despite being polished and reblued with a deep finish, some proof marks still show. Including a “BNP” mark on the side of the slide indicating Birmingham proof. Some records show this as a US Navy gun, regardless it definitely made to England for use in the war. Function and action are smooth. Parts are period correct. lanyard loop was removed. Modern aftermarket grips. Great shooter or project gun
FAIR 5″, Serial: 715011, Make: COLT, Year: 1939, Caliber: .45 ACP, Model: 1911A1