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Beautiful guns. Curious why the frame only has a serial number on it and no other markings? Don’t they usually say Colt on them right before serial number?
There are a few other small stamps on the frame that are difficult to see from the pictures. I can’t speak of ALL Colts, but pistols from this era typically have the name Colt roll marked into the slide only.
Correct, since the manufacturer (Colt) and place (Hartford) were prominently marked on the slide. My 1920 commercial .45 is stamped Government Model, and the serial number has a "C" to indicate a civilian or Commercial pistol (as opposed to a military or government contract weapon).

On the trigger guard on the left side you can see a "P" and the triangular "VP" for "Verified Proofed" stamp.
 
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