When experts think about combat weapons, they usually think first of the 1911 model. Ever since it was introduced in 1911, this design by John Moses Browning has been one of the most widely spread self-loading pistols. Its large caliber and its sturdiness made it the perfect pistol for military use. It saw service in many historic battles. This proud history is what captivates collectors, sport shooters and safety experts all over the world, even today. This model of the Colt Government embodies that tradition: It gives you the comforting feeling of safety and dependability.