Object Title

Centrefire automatic machine gun - St Etienne Model 1907

Centrefire automatic machine gun - St Etienne Model 1907

Object Number

PR.299

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005.

Physical Description

Metal parts blued. Brass-coloured spade grip, with trigger located inside. Cocking handle on left side of receiver. Square notch type sights. Left hand feed. Conical type flash-hider. Trunnions forward of receiver for remounting the tripod.

Dimensions

OverallDepth8.1 in
OverallDepth205 mm
OverallLength52 in
OverallLength1320 mm
OverallWeight25 kg
OverallWidth17.5 in
OverallWidth445 mm
BarrelLength32.7 in
BarrelLength830 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1033

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

MITRAILLEUSE Mle 1907 over St Etienne 1915 over No 1033top of receiver
Serial numberupper part of receiver

Associations

Places France