Looked at couple of 45 mags in a WWI period pouch today, one is stamped S which I know is a good WWII maker, but the other marked one has a G which is unfamiliar to me. Anyone know if this is a WWII period maker, both mags and pouch in very good to excellent condition. Thanks in advance George
1911 G marked mag
Posted 19 June 2017 - 01:52 PM
Should have a seam up the back. General Shaver was a division of Remington Rand and those pistols shipped with a General Shaver magazine.
Posted 19 June 2017 - 03:16 PM
Thank you both, I know the Scovill's bring a premium price how about the Gen. Shavers? These are in a pouch on belt with couple other pouches nothing matches as to time period except the 3 mag pouches for 1911. Guy is stuck around hundred which seems rich to my blood.
Posted 19 June 2017 - 03:44 PM
In terms of value, so much of that hinges upon condition, so it's really hard to say without seeing them. As a range, I would put a value on the Scovill of $25-$35. The General Shaver about $10-$15 more.
All just my humble opinion.
Posted 20 June 2017 - 07:44 AM
Thank you, I'll go back and look them over later today if I get the chance and check the bottoms of the mags for additional markings..
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