Object Title

Centrefire self-loading military pistol

Centrefire self-loading military pistol

Date

1941

Object Number

XXVIF.184

Provenance

Transferred from XII.7259, 24 September 1991. Firearms Amnesty, 1988, Tayside Police no. 239.

Physical Description

It is blued overall, with two piece chequered plastic stockplates, and a square notched rear sight. A safety catch is fitted at the rear left of the frame. The magazine is associated.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 180 mm (7.1 in), Barrel length: 79 mm (3.1 in) Weight: 0.79 kg (1 lb 12 oz)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 21205

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped Showa 16.11; Nagoya Arsenal; Nambu; Kyushi shiki. Magazine stamped . over 815. A paper lable inscribed 39/88 and Museum is attached all over the grip.

Associations

Places Japan, Tokyo