To hear that a gun is out of this world isn’t that uncommon. The phrase is often given to a wide variety of guns, especially when people refer to strange guns like triple barreled pistol, a fully-automatic shotgun, or a brand new high-caliber sniper rifle.
But this new pistol is truly out of this world as it’s made from meteorite.
And their price tag is out of this world too at $4.5 million dollars.
After months of carefully carving a 4.5 billion year old meteorite, high-end handgun makerCabot Guns finally revealed the finished product: two 1911 pistols valued at $4.5 million.
The company had been teasing the project since late last year and promised completion by the National Rifle Association‘s annual convention, which was held last weekend in Louisville.
“Craftsman and meteorite collectors have long-prized the Gibeon meteorite for the beauty of its Widmanstatten crystalline pattern,” said Rob Bianchin, Cabot’s founder…