1/17/18 - This is a rare 1908 Colt that is U.S. Property marked. It was manufactured in 1944 during World War II. The pistol has the rarer blue finish that is covering about 85% of the pistol. There are some areas of browning on the slide and barrel, and most of the finish loss is found on the straps. The pistol is chambered in .380 caliber. Correct grips and magazine. The bore is minty. It comes with the Colt factory letter which states it was shipped in November of 1944. These pistols were issued to officers during the war.