Edward Smith Collection
Colt Model 1911A1 Transition Model
- Serial number 708694 belonged to Edward Smith's great
grandfather, Quentin Miller Smith, Sr., when he was in the
Army Reserves. Quentin Miller Smith, was president of
Tennessee Tech from 1920 - 1938.
WTG inspection mark, 47 on right
trigger guard. Fully checkered walnut grips. Only 10,000
pistols were made in 1924.
Close-up of serial number and United States Property mark.