Sig Sauer Model 1911 1911-45-TXG Texas Engraved .45 ACP 5” Pistol MFD 2015

SOLD FOR: $1,425

WOA#: WY240213MC023

Make: Sig Sauer

Model: 1911 45 TXG Texas Edition

Serial Number: 54B100010

Year of Manufacture: Ca. 2015 (End Label)

Caliber: .45 ACP

Action Type: Single Action SA Semi-Automatic Removable Magazine Fed Pistol

Markings:  The left side of the slide is marked “SIG SAUER 1911”, ““THE ENEMY NEVER SEES THE BACKS OF MY TEXANS!” / – GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE”.  The right side of the slide is marked “LONE STAR STATE”.  The right side of the frame is marked “SIG SAUER INC. / EXETER-NH-USA”, “54B100010”.  The top of the side has a gold star inlay with “REPUBLIC OF / TEXAS”.  The chamber is marked “.45 AUTO / SIG SAUER”.  The slide has intricate engraving.

Barrel Length: 5”.

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a tritium night sight dovetailed to the slide. The rear sight is a rectangular notch sight with a tritium bar parallel to the bottom of the notch as a night sight aiming reference.  The rear face of the rear sight is also serrated for glare reduction.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are two-piece checkered wood panels with textured portions and Texas Lone Stars in their centers. There is no handling wear. The texture is crisp.  There are no chips or cracks. The grips rate in about Excellent overall condition.

Type of Finish: Polished, Nitron

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion. There is some stubborn fouling in the grooves. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10.

Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish.  There is light handling and operational wear. The screw heads are undamaged. The markings are clear. Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The slide has no play to the frame. The trigger is crisp. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements. Features Ambidextrous thumb safety.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included is a serial matching hard case, paperwork including the manual, chamber lock and keys, and two 8-round magazines.

Our Assessment: The SIG Sauer 1911-45-TXG Texas Engraved is a masterful blend of artistry, history, and firepower, embodying the fearless spirit of the Lone Star State. This exquisite model captures the eye with its detailed slide engravings that pay homage to Texas’s rich heritage, complemented by the stirring quote from Robert E. Lee, “THE ENEMY NEVER SEES THE BACKS OF MY TEXANS!”—a testament to the valor and resilience of Texans through the ages. Marked with the proud declaration “LONE STAR STATE,” this pistol is more than a firearm; it’s a tribute to Texas’s indomitable spirit. Chambered in the powerful .45 ACP, the Texas Engraved combines SIG Sauer’s renowned performance with a unique aesthetic appeal, making it a coveted piece for collectors and enthusiasts who value precision engineering, historical significance, and the art of gunsmithing, all encapsulated in a handgun that stands as a symbol of Texan pride and American craftsmanship. Please see our photos and good luck! – L.S.

Sig Sauer Model 1911 1911-45-TXG Texas Engraved .45 ACP 5” Pistol MFD 2015
Sig Sauer Model 1911 1911-45-TXG Texas Engraved .45 ACP 5” Pistol MFD 2015