Object Title

Centrefire automatic rifle - Type 56 (Kalashnikov AK-47)

Centrefire automatic rifle - Type 56 (Kalashnikov AK-47)

Date

made 1964

Object Number

PR.1013

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Made at Factory 626 (aka 66), Heilong, Manchuria. This is the early model with no fixed bayonet

Dimensions

dimensions:0.870 weight:3.00

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 9473324

Calibre

7.62 x 39 mm

Associations

Places China