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1941 colt

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i just picked up a 1911 a1 rs colt blued the frame and slide dont match ser# but they look like they belong together both ser# are 2864 off from matching. [slide is 1941] my ? is ,is this 45 very collectable even though not matching nu# thanks Ray
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A very nice and scarce pistol Ray matching or not. It appears to be in very nice shape as well. I believe that out of Colt's entire military production of 1911A1's only 35K were blued. Parkerization began to show up at about the 730000 range and became prevalent at 734000. I recently acquired a blued RS 1941 mismatched by 15 numbers and I'm very happy to have found it.

Len
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