6/20/18 - This is an original and correct US Army Colt 1911, manufactured in 1917 for the Great War. Original finish rates at 80-85% or so, with patina/thinning throughout, and an area of finish loss on the back strap. The pistol has a proper 'H' marked slide with correct H P barrel. Nice grips with no major cracks or chips. Two-tone magazine and the pistol has a nice and shiny bore.