COLT NRA BIANCH CUP 1911 45ACPItem #: F4237
2012 marks the 34th Anniversary of the NRA Bianchi Cup International Pistol Championship, founded in 1979. Considered one of the most challenging events in pistol shooting, accuracy as well as speed are required to excel at this prestigious event. To commemorate this even, Colt is offering this time proven, Limited Edition 1911 Government Model in Colt Royal Blue finish. The pistol is embellished with 24k gold and silver artwork and has high performance features. The left side of this beautiful handgun's slide features John Bianchi's signature, the right side has the NRA Bianchi Cup designations in gold and on top is a sketch of the Bianchi Cup in silver. Only 100 will be available. Each pistol is supplied with a Gold Seal Certificate, with John Bianchi's original personal signature; along with signatures from Colt's CEO, NRA's Match Director, and others. The Colt O1980BC 1911 NRA Bianchi Cup Pistol in .45 ACP features a 5-inch barrel, royal blue finish, based on O1980XSE, carbon steel receiver and slide, double diamond rosewood grips, upswept beavertail safety, ambidextrous thumb safety, wood presentation case, special serial numbers JBC001 - JBC100. This limited edition is 1 of 100.