Object Title

Centrefire self-loading rifle - Experimental Halle

Centrefire self-loading rifle - Experimental Halle

Date

about 1901-1902

Object Number

PR.6717

Provenance

NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM

Physical Description

Fully stocked. Blued. Chequering on wrist of stock and fore grip area. Metal butt plate. Lever incorporated into trigger guard. Trap door box magazine. Ejection port on right side of receiver. Safety catch at rear of receiver. Notch and blade type sights. 3 sling loops. Metal fore end cap with bayonet fitting attachment. Muzzle protrudes 110 mm from stock.

Dimensions

Barrellength26.6 in.
Barrellength675 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

7 mm Mauser

Inscriptions and Marks

HALLE over PATENTtop of receiver

Associations

Places Britain