Colt Automatic Pistol and Revolver Information - 20 years of Service to Colt Firearms Collectors


Gun of the Month
Annual Archive
1999 2010
2000 2011
2001 2012
2002 2013
2003 2014
2004 2015
2005 2016
2006 2017
2007 2018
2008 2019
2009 Gun of the Month - August 2015
Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket Hammerless .25 ACP
Serial Number 371124
Factory Nickel Finish with Mother of Pearl Stocks

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 371124 - Pistol has factory nickel plated finish and factory mother of pearl grips with flush Colt medallions.  Nickel plated pistols account for approximately 10% of total production of this model.  Pictured with this pistol is a period Heiser large snap belt holster marked "VL&A Chicago" on the strap.

Colt Factory Letter confirms the configuration of this pistol, nickel finish, mother of pearl stocks, sold to Bertucci Novelty Company, shipped to A. Baldwin Co. New Orleans, Louisiana, October 8, 1928 in a shipment of six guns. The work was processed on Colt factory order number 15319/10.

Colt 1908 Vest Pocket .25 ACP serial number 371124 - Pistol is nickel plated with mother of pearl stocks.

Gun of the Month

May 2019

Contact Us


Home | Wants | Gun of the Month | Historical Info | Instruction Sheets
Site Search| Online Bookstore | Classifieds | Colt Care | Links

Questions / Comments? Contact Us!

The Rampant Horse and Colt logos are registered
trademarks of Colt's Manufacturing Company, Inc. Hartford, CT

Copyright 1996 - 2019 by All rights reserved.
Please read our online Privacy Statement
The logos and all proprietary artwork and photos are the property of and may not be reproduced or distributed without expressed written permission.