Object Title

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Enfield No.2 Mk.I*

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Enfield No.2 Mk.I*

Date

1942

Object Number

XII.5895

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Hampshire (Isle of Wight) Police, no.31.

Physical Description

Blacked overall with a two piece chequred wooden grip fitted with a lanyard ring. Cylinder stamped G77

Dimensions

BarrelLength127mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number A6321

Calibre

.38 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with War Department inspection stamps

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

This model was approved for service in March 1939.