Object Title

Centrefire bolt-action magazine military rifle - L.M.R Daudeteau

Centrefire bolt-action magazine military rifle - L.M.R Daudeteau

Date

1891

Object Number

XII.2266

Provenance

Transferred from the Imperial War Museum to the Royal Armouries in September 1937 . Transferred to The Imperial War Museum from the Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, (R.S.A.F.) in 1927 in accordance with the findings of the Cottesloe Committee (1927-1929)

Dimensions

OverallLength1286mm
BarrelLength800mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1129

Calibre

.260 in

Associations

Places France

Notes

It is believed that some of these rifles were used by the Argentine Republic before they adopted the Mauser Rifle.