In 85%+ combat salty REAL condition, we have the 259th of 500 Singer 1911a1 pistols made under an educational order in 1941. The pistol is 100% factory original and genuine, completely Orthodox and a textbook example of Exactly what a Singer is supposed to be. The grips, the barrel, the magazine all the parts are exactly as they should be, and the markings are exactly as they should be and the finish is exactly what is supposed to be. This is a completely un-messed with pistol. The bore is slightly rough but decent. This pistol has been there and done that. When you are buying a Singer the way this one looks will give all collectors great comfort that it is what it is. These pistols are Legendary among all collectors, folks are always asking us about them at Gun Shows. Owning a Singer or Singers puts one in a elite fraternity of the most advanced firearms collectors in the country and there are more people that can afford and desire this gun than there are real original condition pistols to own.