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Bruce M
06-12-2011, 13:06
Does anyone know if this site is reasonably accurate? http://www.coolgunsite.com/pistols/colt%20production.htm


Just curious as I got suddenly got curious and if it is and I read it correctly C 135XX would be ~1914... Thanks

Mr. Gekko
06-12-2011, 13:12
I think they are accurate.

This site has it made in 1914 as well.

http://www.sightm1911.com/

CMG
06-12-2011, 14:07
If that's 5 digits, my source (Hallock's .45 Auto Handbook) also shows 1914.

Bruce M
06-12-2011, 16:43
Thanks Its older than I thought when I got it.

Bruce M
06-18-2011, 16:49
Now I will ask the corollary question - anyone have a rough guess as to vakue in say 85% condition (bluing still good with slight pitting on slide)? Thanks

TonyT
06-19-2011, 12:10
The other refernce is Sutherland's book on Colt pistols.