Object Title

Centrefire automatic belt-fed machine gun - Maxim Model 1894

Centrefire automatic belt-fed machine gun - Maxim Model 1894

Date

1896

Object Number

XII.1807

Provenance

Transferred from the Royal Naval Armament Depot Museum, Upnor Castle 1958.

Physical Description

Associated with un-numbered naval deck mount awaiting conservation and reassociation (see bibliographic reference).

Dimensions

BarrelLength25in
OverallLength42.3in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 278

Calibre

8 mm

Bibliographic References

Dolf L. Goldsmith, The Devil's Paintbrush, Collector Grade Publications, Toronto, 1989: p.135

Notes

Tripod mounting not belonging to the gun. JF note - no longer associated with tripod