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I have a colt 45 auto gov model c132295 that my dad carried in WW1 and a Ruger 22 auto 13-76639 made in 200th american liberty that my uncle gave me, can anyone tell me what they are worth?
 

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In both cases, there is not nearly enough information to place a value on the pistols. For starters, condition is everything... you need to grade the pistol on the percent original finish remaining, and than correct the value downward if there is any rust, pitting, non-original parts, alterations, etc.

In the case of the Colt, the "C" in the serial number means "commercial"...... it was not a military issue, and the serial number puts it at a 1922 production - WWI ended in 1918. The 31st edition of the Blue book values it as:

98% $3750
95% $2750
90% $1850
80% $1200
70% $1000
60% $750

The Ruger is a first-generation .22 Auto.... the "200th year of American Liberty" is nothing special.... every gun produced by Sturm, Ruger, & Co. in 1976 had that rollmark. The value would be determined by the model and the condition. Read the rollmark on the left side of the receiver.... it will either be "STANDARD AUTOMATIC PISTOL" or "MARK I".

Blue book values for Standard:
100% $425
98% $375
95% $350
90% $275
80% $225

MARK I with 5-1/2" bull barrel or 6-7/8 " target barrel:
100% $425
98% $350
95% $300
90% $250
80% $200

If it's a MARK I with a 5-1/4" bull barrel, it's worth a bunch more. Also a 6-7/8" MARK I with a u.s. gOVERNMENT MARK.
 
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