Object Title

Centrefire self-loading military pistol

Centrefire self-loading military pistol

Date

1943

Object Number

XXVIF.183

Provenance

Transferred from XII.5826, 24 September 1991. Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Cleveland Police, no.21.

Physical Description

It is blued overall, with two piece chequered plastic stockplates, and a square notched rear sight. The safety catch and magazine are missing.

Dimensions

BarrelLength3.7 inches
BarrelLength94 mm
OverallLength7.28 inches
OverallLength185 mm
OverallWeight0.795 kg
OverallWeight1.75 lbs

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 35395

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped Showa 18.4; Nagoya Arsenal mark; kyushi shiki.

Associations

Places Japan, Tokyo