Object Title

Rimfire bolt-action magazine rifle - Mauser Model MM410-B

Rimfire bolt-action magazine rifle - Mauser Model MM410-B

Date

1939

Object Number

XII.8734

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Cheshire Police, no. 3

Physical Description

Sporting rifle, a lightweight version of the K98 military rifle. Mauser action, blued receiever with turned down bolt and rear flip over safety catch. One piece stock with chequered pistol grip. Blued trigger guard with spring catch for box magazine. Magazine missing. Fully adjustable rear sight and ramp/bead front sight. The rear sight is graduated to 200 metres

Dimensions

OverallLength1080mm
BarrelLength597mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 216350

Calibre

.22 in LR

Associations

Notes

Relatively rare model as only about 23,000 were made. All are pre-war.