COLT GOLD CUP NATIONAL MATCH MARK IV/SERIES 70 .45ACP
Highly collectible example of Colt’s Gold Cup National Match Mark IV/Series 70 semi-automatic .45 caliber pistol. Considered by many as one of the “must have” Colt’s, this beauty was manufactured in 1978, according to the Colt Archives.
This example of Colt’s Gold Cup is complete with the original box, with gold factory end labeled serialized to the pistol, owner’s manual (1978 copy right), papers, and factory three tool kit. Features include: blued finish; checkered, figured walnut grips with gold rampant Colt inset medallions; 5 inch barrel; Elliason rear sight adjustable for elevation and windage; grooved sight rib; fixed blade front sight; checkered magazine release and safety; adjustable grooved trigger; grooved front and rear grip straps; single factory original magazine. Bolt stamped “COLT AUTO N.M. MKIV/SERIES 70”. Slide and frame stamped with Gold Cup National Match stampings.
If you are going to own one Colt M1911 .45, the Series 70 Gold Cup National Match is the one we would recommend.
Serial Number: 70N66441
Cash price $2550