Colt Model 1917 revolver in .45ACP
Seems to be original finish. Not parkerized. Grips are not original to gun
Includes original holster and ammo packs
Typical wear marks for 100 year old revolver
Delivered to the Government during the week of June 29, 1918 as part of a weekly shipment of 2700 revolvers
Production of the model 1911 was not sufficient to keep up with demand. Colt and Smith & Wesson manufactured this revolver in .45 ACP to be compatible with the ammunition available for the 1911.