WWII US Model 1916 Holster
Item #: WR476
This is a US Model 1916 holster made for the Colt Model 1911A1 pistol used during World War II. This leather holster is in fair, modified, issued condition. It was manufactured by Boyt, the Walter Boyt Saddlery Company of Des Moines, Iowa. The BOYT stamp and date of 1944 are very visible. All stitching, rivets and closure stud are extremely tight and secure to the holster. The eyelet at the toe of the holster is has an additional piece of leather sewn over it to extend the length of the holster. It appears this one has been modified to accept a revolver. All of the brass rivets, eyelet and closure stud have some light verdigris showing. The bail that is used to attach the holster to a web belt shows wear with. The flap is embossed with a US within an oval. The interior of the holster shows some honest wear. The russet colored leather has been dyed black, shows plenty of wear from use, but is in very fair condition.
Your Price $35.00 USD
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