Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Browning M1900

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Browning M1900

Date

1900

Object Number

XII.3630

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Blued. Plastic chequered grip plates. Lanyard loop at base of grip. Magazine release catch at base of grip. Cocking serrations to rear of slide. Notch and blade type sights. Above grips, on left side of frame, is a safety catch.

Techniques

Mass manufacture

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength6.8in
OverallLength172mm
OverallWeight0.6kg
OverallWeight1.5lb oz
BarrelLength4in.
BarrelLength102mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 65871

Calibre

7.65 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Serial number
65871
Right side of frame
Stamped
Serial number
65871
Right side of rear sight
Stamped
Serial number
65871
Right side of slide
Stamped
Manufacturer's mark
FN monogram and side veiw of the pistol, in relief
Both grip plates
Moulded

Associations

Notes

For holster see XII.3630 A