Object Title

Centrefire automatic rifle - Federov Avtomat Model 1916 rifle

Centrefire automatic rifle - Federov Avtomat Model 1916 rifle

Object Number

PR.13189

Provenance

COL K HANEVIK NORWAY

Physical Description

Partially stocked. Blued receiver, barrel and fore end. Fore grip is part of stock with large detachable box magazine. Cocking handle mounted on top of receiver. Notch and blade type sights. 2 sling loops, 1 on butt, 1 on barrel band. Metal fore end cap with bayonet fitting attachment and cleaning rod inserted inside. Front portion of fore stock is metallic with vents cut in side and underneath. 2 catches surround trigger guard. 2 catches on right side of receiver. Metal butt plate. Magazine release catch forward of magazine. Metal tang running from front portion of fore stock into wooden fore stock. Stock has lost much of its varnished finish. Bolt group tarnished.

Dimensions

Barrellength20.1in.
Barrellength510mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1779

Calibre

6.5 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Serial number
1779
butt plate
stamped
Serial numberbayonet lug
stamped
Serial numberchamber
stamped
Serial numbercharging handle
stamped
Serial numbermetal part of fore stock
stamped
Serial numberrear of receiver
stamped
Serial numbertang, running into fore stock
stamped
Serial numbertop cover
stamped
Serial numbertrigger group
stamped

Associations

Places Russia