Object Title

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Mars

Centrefire self-loading pistol - Mars

Date

1905

Object Number

XII.3677

Provenance

Presented by F.H.S.Brown, July 1959

Physical Description

10 shot magazine semi-automatic pistol, designed by Major Gabbett-Fairfax. It is a long recoil action in which barrel and breech block move rearwards together, causing violent recoil

Dimensions

BarrelLength7.5 in
BarrelLength190 mm
OverallLength290 mm
OverallWeight1.29 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 51

Calibre

0.33 in

Associations

Places Britain