NO RESERVE!! Here's a gorgeous pistol and one that many folks are not aware of! This is a Colt Government Model "SILVER STAR .45". It has the singular distinction of being the very first stainless steel Government Model (1911) pistol manufactured by Colt! Only 1000 Silver Star pistols were manufactured at the very beginning of stainless production and each received a special serial number with "SS" prefix. Additionally, they were finished in the highly polished "Ultimate Bright Stainless" giving them a bright nickel appearance! Gorgeous! This interesting pistol has the Series 80 type firing pin block safety, yet still retains the barrel and collet style bushing found in the Series 70 pistols. The special smooth wood grips have the Colt Custom Shop medallions. Condition is superb! This pistol has not been fired or handled and is free of nicks, scratches or dings. I had to clean the old factory grease to get the photos. She's NEW! Comes with a factory fitted lockable walnut display case. Also includes the original manual (note there is an addendum mentioning that stainless was brand new), hang tag, and all paperwork. The factory box shows taped repairs but is original with serial numbered label. The original shipping carton for the whole works is included as well! A super nice piece that's sure to be a good investment! Buyer pays $30.00 shipping. PLEASE NOTE THAT MY EMAIL ADDRESS HAS CHANGED!I CAN BE CONTACTED THROUGH MY AUCTIONS OR DIRECTLY AT:email@example.com
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