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Coltautos.com Gun of the Month - August 2012
Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket Hammerless .25 ACP
Serial Number 217619
Shipped to Krakauer, Zork & Moye Company, El Paso, Texas
November 10, 1919

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 - Pictured on top of period chamois coin purse holster.  Pistol is factory engraved (Level 3) with silver plated finish and recessed medallion square top mother of pearl grips.  Pistol retains the original finish but the slide and frame have been polished.  Barrel is marked with the last three number of the serial number.  The trigger, grip safety and thumb safety retain the original tarnished patina and are untouched.

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 Factory Letter - Pistol is silver plated, with mother of pearl stocks with level 3 factory engraving and was one of two shipped on November 10, 1919 to Krakauer, Zork & Moye Company, El Paso, Texas.  Work was processed on Colt Factory Order Number 1543.

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 - Right side

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 - Left side

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 - engraving on rear of slide and frame.

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 - engraving on right side of slide.

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 217619 - engraving on left side of slide.

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