Object Title

Centrefire self-loading magazine rifle - Browning BAR rifle

Centrefire self-loading magazine rifle - Browning BAR rifle

Date

1979

Object Number

XII.10812

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via the Home Office Buy-in scheme 1989. From Hertfordshire Police, no.2.

Physical Description

Assembled in Portugal, the stock is of French walnut

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 43.25 in (1098 mm), Barrel length: 22 in (558 mm), Weight: 7 lb 6 oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 137RN12859

Calibre

.243 in Win

Inscriptions and Marks

Liege proofs

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

In production from 1967 to 1992